Kerin



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KERIN BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913


SURNAME HISTORY



Kerin 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).

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


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Clare 65 Cork 2
Donegal 2 Dublin 1
Galway 1 Kildare 4
Mayo 12 Meath 1
Sligo 4 Tipperary 1
Waterford 1 Wexford 2

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Kearns: Very numerous: all areas, especially South East and Connacht. Ir. Ó Ciaráin, Ó Céirín. Septs in N Connacht and E Cork. See Kearins & Kerin(s). IF & SGG.
Keran: rare: Dublin. See Kerin.
Kerins: numerous: Clare-Kerry etc; Sligo-Mayo etc. Ir. Ó Ciaráin, Ó Céirín. A number of septs, the chief one being Ó Céirín in Mayo. See Kearns also.
Kerns: Very rare: Belfast. See Kearns.
Ó Ciaráin: Kieran: líonmhar i dtuaisceart Laighean ach tá sé ar aon dul le Ó Céirín a bhaineann le Connacht den chuid is mó. Bhí Ciarán ar thimpeall dosaen de naoimh na h-Éireann; ciallaíonn an t-ainm duine le gruaig dhubh nó cruth crón. Féach Ó Cearáin.
Ó Céirín: (1) Kearns, (2) Kerins: tá (1) líonmhar i Laighin theas & Connachta; (2) cuíosach líonmhar i gCiarraí & Connacht. Deir de Bhulbh go raibh clann díobh suite i Maigh Eo. Is comhchiallach le Ó Ciaráin é agus is cosúil go raibh clanna éagsúla ann.SGG.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Kearns 730
Keerans 2
Keran 4
Kerin 96
Kerins 38
Kerns 35


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Céirín
Ó Ciaráin
Ó Ciarán
Cearns
Cerns
Cerr
Cur
Keairns
Kearane
Kearans
Kearen
Keranes
Kerawn
Keren
Kerence
Kernes
Kerrs


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