Kegan



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KEGAN BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913



Kegan households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Keegan: Very numerous: Leinster & Connacht with moderate numbers in Ulster. See also Egan. The Irish is Mac Aodhagáin (dimin. of Aodh, fire). Ó Caogáin in spoken language.
Mac Aodhagáin: rare: scattered. Ir. Lang. See Egan.
MacKeegan: Quite numerous: Derry-Antrim. Ir. Mac Aodhagáin, from dimin. of Aodh, "fire". Known as a brehon (lawyer) family attached to various septs. See Keegan. SGG.
Ó Caogáin: Keegan: líonmhar: Laighin & Connachta. Is truailliú é seo ar Mac Aodhagáin, q.v.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Keagan 6
Keegan 827
Kegan 3
Keggan 3


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Caogáin
Ceegan
Keagane
Keagon
Keegin
Keggans
Keigan
Mac Aodhagáin
MacKeegan
Mc Egan
McGheegan
McKeagan
McKeighan
McKiggan


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