Hourhan



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Hourhan households in mid-19th century Ireland

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See below for a parish-by-parish breakdown of household numbers in each county (paying).

Hourhan households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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Cork 5    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Horahan: Very rare: Carlow. See Hourihan etc.
Horigan: fairly rare: Limerick. See Horgan.
Houraghan: Very rare: scattered. See Hourihan.
Hourican: fairly rare: Longford, S Down. Ir. Ó h-Anragáin. See also Hourigan & Hourihan.
Hourigan: fairly numerous: Munster, S Leinster. Ir. Ó h-Anragáin, a corruption of Ó h-Anradháin, according to Woulfe. Septs: Clare, Laois, W Meath, W Cork. There was also a W Cork name, Ó h-Odhragáin, to contribute to the confusion.
Hourihane: fairly numerous: Almost all in Cork. Ir. Ó h-Anradháin. Woulfe gives anradh as warrior, champion. See also Hourigan. SGG.
Ó h-Annragáin: Hourigan: cuíosach líonmhar: Tuathmhumhain & rl. Is cosúil gur claochlú ar Ó h-Anradháin atá annso arís. Ach luann de Bhulbh Ó h-Odhragáin, q.v.
Ó h-Odhragáin: Hourigan: bhí a leithéid i gCorca Laoidhe (iarthar Chorcaí) ach tá siad measctha le Ó h-Annragáin anois. SGG.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Hourahan 80
Hourihan 50
Houraghan 5
Houregan 2
Horigan 37
Horahan 24
Horohan 9
Horrigan 150
Hourigan 187
Hourican 3
Houragan 16
Haurahan 5
Horagan 3
Hourahane 2
Hourhan 5


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó h-Annragáin
Ó h-Odhragáin
Harihane
Hauracan
Hauracane
Haurahane
Haurahen
Haurehan
Haurehane
Haurhan
Haurican
Haurigan
Haurighan
Haurihan
Haurihane
Haurihen
Haurikan
Haurikane
Haurohen
Hooragan
Hoorahan
Hoorihan
Horohane
Horrogan
Houracane
Hourachan
Hourahen
Hourahin
Hourakan
Hourakane
Hourehan
Hourhane
Houricane
Hourighan
Hourihane
Hourihen
Hourikan
Hourikane
Hourrihan
Howricane
Howrigan
Howrihane
Hurihan
Whoraghan


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