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O'Kavanagh households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Mayo 2 Wexford 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Caomhánach: Kavanagh: an-líonmhar tríd an dtír, go sonrach i Loch Garman, áit dúchais do Mhac Murchadha, rí Laighean. Agnómen nó leas-ainm a tugadh ar Dhomhnall, mac Dhiarmaid na nGall agus lean síos trí na glúnta. Caomh = dílis, mánla.IF.
Cavanagh: numerous: all provinces. Ir. Caomhánach. See the more numerous Kavanagh.
Kavanagh: Very numerous: all areas, particularly South East. Ir. Caomhánach, from first name Caomhán (friend). One of the few adjectival native names and a noted branch of the MacMurroughs of Leinster. It stands for Ó Cíobháin (Kevane) in Kerry. IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Cavanagh 434
Cavenagh 11
Kavanagh 2038
Kavenagh 4
O'Kavanagh 3


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Caiomhánaig
Ó Caománaig
Ó Caomhanaigh
Cafenaugh
Caomanaig
Caomhánach
Caomhánaig
Caomhanach
Caomhanaigh
Cauenagh
Cauenaght
Cauenaught
Cavanach
Cavanaghey
Cavanah
Cavanaugh
Cavanegh
Cavangh
Cavanna
Cavannagh
Cavannah
Cavanough
Cavanuagh
Cavenach
Cavenah
Cavenaugh
Cavenigh
Cavenogh
Cavenough
Cavinagh
Cavineagh
Cavinough
Cavnaugh
Cavnough
Kavanach
Kavanah
Kavanaugh
Kavannah
Kavenah
Kavenaugh
Kavinagh
Kavinah
Kavnagh
Kevanagh
Kevenagh


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