Murran



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Murran households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Dublin 2 Kerry 1
Kildare 1 Laois 1
Meath 1 Offaly 1
Wicklow 1    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Murrin: Quite numerous: Donegal etc. Ir. Ó Muireáin, some maritime connection from muir, the sea. Belonged to the Uí Fiachrach in Mayo. Now associated with Killybegs (Donegal).
Ó Muireáin: Murrin,-an,-en: líon beag: Tír Chonaill & rl. Seo sloinne a bhaineann, tráthúil go leor, leis na Cealla Beaga agus iascaireacht farraige. Deir de Bhulbh gur cuid d'Uí Fiachrach as iarthar Mhaigh Eo iad. Fréamh: muir, gan amhras.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
McMurran 5
Murran 8
Murrane 5
Murren 15
Murrin 82


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SURNAME
Ó Muireáin


SECOND SURNAME


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