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Moran households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Antrim 6 Armagh 1
Belfast city 9 Carlow 24
Cavan 7 Clare 67
Cork 9 Cork city 1
Derry 44 Donegal 10
Down 5 Dublin 56
Dublin city 61 Fermanagh 7
Galway 242 Kerry 112
Kildare 99 Kilkenny 57
Laois 78 Leitrim 158
Limerick 62 Limerick city 2
Longford 60 Louth 13
Mayo 566 Meath 44
Offaly 43 Roscommon 230
Sligo 45 Tipperary 78
Tyrone 10 Waterford 31
Westmeath 141 Wexford 93
Wicklow 38    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Moran: Very numerous: all areas, especially Connacht. Ir. (1) Ó Móráin, mór, great. (2) Ó Mughróin, from first name Mughrón (seal-man). There were four septs involved in Connacht. See also Morahan. SI.
Ó Mughróin: Moran: líonmhar i gcoitinne ach féach Ó Móráin, leis. Deir de Bhulbh (1) dream de chuid Chlann Chathail i Ros Comáin agus (2) craobh d'Uí Máine i nGaillimh. Bíonn an leagan galldaithe Moran orthu go léir anois. Féach Ó Móráin & Mac Mughróin.
Ó Móráin: Moran: líonmhar ach measctha le Ó Mughróin, q.v. Bhí clann aitheanta ag Ard na Rí, taobh le Béal an Átha; ní foláir go raibh cinn eile timpeall na tíre. Ainm baineann an-choitinn a b'ea Mór agus bhí ainm fireann Morann ann, leis.
Ó Móráin: fairly rare: Dublin, Galway etc. Ir.Lang. See Moran.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Moran 2509
Morin 9


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Móráin
Ó Moráin
Ó Mughróin
Moren
Morun
O Morain
O'Moráin
O'Moran


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