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No O'Calahan households in mid-19th century Ireland


O'Calahan households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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No O'Calahan households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Callaghan: Very numerous: Dublin, N Leinster, Ulster, Connacht. However, O'Callaghan is more numerous still, particularly in Munster & Dublin. Originally a Cork sept and still well represented in W Cork. Ir. Ó Ceallacháin, from ceallach, recluse, hermit, or alternatively, it is an older name meaning "bright-headed". IF & GPN.
O'Callaghan: Very numerous: all areas, especially Munster. Ir. Ó Ceallacháin, dimin. of first name Ceallach "bright-head". A major sept of N Cork. IF & GPN.
Ó Ceallacháin: Callaghan: an-líonmhar sa tír, i gCorcaigh go speisialta. Clann a ruaigeadh ag na Normannaigh agus a chuir fúthu i nDúiche Ealla in iar-thuaisceart Chorcaí, áit as a ruaigeadh iad arís ag Cromail. Mar sin féin, táid ann fós. Brí: díspeagadh ar Ceallach, ainm pearsanta a chiallaíonn "ceann geal". Bhí clann eile i Maigh Eo.SGG.
Ó Ceallacháin: fairly rare: Cork etc. Ir.Lang. see O'Callaghan.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Callaghane 3
Calaghan 12
Calligan 16
Gallahan 2
O'Callaghan 204
Calahan 5
Callagan 3
Callaghan 2602
Callahan 36


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Callacháin
Ó Cealacháin
Ó Ceallacháin
Ó Ceallachain
Ó Ceallaghain
Ó Ceileacháin
Ó Cheallacháin
Cadahan
Calachan
Calagan
Calaghin
Calaghon
Calahane
Calahin
Calahine
Calaughan
Calaughen
Calaughon
Caleghan
Calehan
Calehen
Calghan
Calhan
Calhane
Caligan
Calihan
Calihane
Calihin
Callaghen
Callaghin
Callaghn
Callaghon
Callahain
Callahane
Callahen
Callahin
Callahon
Callaughan
Callaughane
Callaughn
Callaughon
Calleghan
Callehan
Callghan
Callighan
Callighin
Callihan
Callihane
Callihin
Calllahan
Callogan
Calloghan
Calloughon
Callyhan
Caloughan
Challahan
Challahin
Collaghan
Collahan
Colloghan
Galahan
Galaughan
Kalaghan
Kalihane
Kallaghan
Kallahan
Kellaghen
O' callaghan
O'Calaghan
O'Calahan
O'Callahan
O'Kalahan


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