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Lanigan 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).

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


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Antrim 2 Derry 3
Donegal 4 Dublin city 3
Kildare 3 Kilkenny 73
Laois 1 Leitrim 1
Longford 2 Offaly 3
Tipperary 52 Waterford 4
Westmeath 2 Wexford 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Lanaghan: Very rare: Down. See Lanigan.
Lanigan: numerous: all areas, especially Kilkenny-Carlow-Waterford. Ir. Ó Lonagáin, perhaps from lon, a blackbird, (much admired by the early Irish because of its song). The name has always been associated with Kilkenny. MIF.
Lonegan: Very rare: Newry (Down). See Lanigan.
Ó Lonagáin: Lanigan: líonmhar ar fud na tíre ach i gCill Chainnigh-Ceatharlach-Port Lairge go príomha. Cill Chainnigh a bhfód dúchais, is cosúil. Tá an bhrí éiginnte ach déarfainn go mbaineann leis an ainm Lonán atá bunaithe ar an éan ab annsa le Gaeil, an lon dubh. Míniú eile ar fad ar Lanigan ná Ó Fhlannagáin - féidearthacht, mar a deirtear anois.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Lanagan 6
Lanaghan 2
Lanigan 154
Lanighan 2
Lannagan 4
Lannigan 48


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Lonagáin
Lainagan
Lanagen
Lanagin
Lannegan
Lannigen
Lenigan
Lennagan
Lonegan


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