Renihan



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RENIHAN BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913



Renihan 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).

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


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Limerick 1 Monaghan 4
Tipperary 2    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Ranaghan: fairly rare: Limerick, Down. Ir. Ó Reannacháin, from reannach, spear-like. A sept of Oriel (Armagh etc). The Limerick group, who are located at Iverus near Askeaton, may be a junior branch, or entirely separate.
Renehan: Quite numerous: Meath-Monaghan-Armagh, Kilkenny. Ir. Ó Reannacháin, from reannach, spear-like. The name belongs to Oriel (Armagh-Monaghan etc). See also Ronaghan and Ferns.MIF.
Ó Reannacháin: Renehan, Ranahan, Ronaghan: líon beag: an Mhí-Muineachán-Ard Mhacha-an Dún, Cill Chainnigh & Luimneach. Clann de chuid Oirghialla - b'fhéidir gur craobh an dream i Luimneach (Ranahan) atá lonnaithe in Uíbh Rosa ar bhruach na Sionainne. Tá an mí-aistriú Ferns le fáil i Laois. Brí: reannach, biorach, géar.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Ranagan 5
Ranaghan 3
Ranahan 11
Renaghan 18
Renahan 14
Renehan 44
Renihan 7


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Reannacháin
Ranachan
Ranahans
Reenahan
Renegan
Rennahan
Rennehan
Rinahan
Rinihan
Rounaghan
Runaghan
Runnaghan


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