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Keane households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Antrim 34 Armagh 11
Belfast city 1 Carlow 4
Cavan 13 Clare 182
Cork 88 Cork city 7
Derry 90 Donegal 10
Down 19 Dublin 12
Dublin city 8 Fermanagh 3
Galway 240 Kerry 165
Kildare 19 Kilkenny 35
Laois 12 Leitrim 6
Limerick 103 Limerick city 8
Longford 6 Louth 6
Mayo 151 Meath 17
Offaly 10 Roscommon 22
Sligo 29 Tipperary 71
Tyrone 23 Waterford 182
Westmeath 11 Wexford 57
Wicklow 23    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Kean: fairly rare: Down & scattered. See Keane.
Keane: Very numerous: all areas, especially Munster. Ir. Ó Catháin, Ó Céin. The former is general in Munster; the latter relates to Waterford. Evidently distinct from the Ulster group, although Woulfe refers to a branch of the Derry sept in Clare. SI & SGG.
Keen: rare: Down. Possibly English, also a variant of Keane, q.v. DOS.
Mac Aodháin: Keane: ? líonmhar sa tír, ach ní ag freagairt don sloinne Gaelach sa a fuair de Bhulbh i gConnacht. Aodhán - díspeagadh ar Aodh a chiallaíonn "lasair". SGG.
Mac Catháin: Keane: líonmhar go forleathan ach baineann an sloinne seo leis an gClár mar a raibh siad ina gcomharbaí ar N Seanán ag Inis Cathaigh.SGG.
O'Keane: rare: scattered. Ir. Ó Catháin. Also as Ó Céin (a different name) in Waterford. See also Keane and Kane.
Ó Catháin: Quite numerous: scattered. Ir.Lang. See Kane, Keane.
Ó Catháin: Kane, Keane: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre. (1) Clann de Chinéal Eoghain (Doire), (2) Clann d'Uí Fiachrach (Gaillimh). Ach, sa Mhumhain, ní mór aire d'Ó Céin, q.v. IF.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Kean 245
Keane 1678
Keen 2
Keene 6
O'Keane 4


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Catháin
Ó Cathain
Kene
Keyan
Mac Aodháin
Mac Catháin
McKeene
O'Cahin


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