Rohan



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1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Rohan 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).

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


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Clare 3 Cork 15
Cork city 1 Kerry 18
Laois 1 Limerick 1
Limerick city 1 Tipperary 2
Waterford 5 Westmeath 1
Wexford 1    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Rohan: fairly rare: Munster and South East, especially Kerry and Clare. Ir. Ó Robhacháin, from robhach, crafty. In Ulster, it is Ó Ruadhacháin, dimin. of ruadh, red-haired. MIF.
Roughan: Quite numerous: Clare etc. Ir. Ó Robhacháin, dimin. from robhach, crafty. See Rohan.
Ó Robhacháin: Rohan, Roughan: cuíosach annamh: Ciarraí-an Clár & rl. Deir de Bhulbh go raibh an sloinne seo nasctha le mainistir Shóird (Áth Cliath) agus mainistir na Leasa Móire ach is sa Chlár a bhí siad ón 16 céad. Brí: robhach = cliste. Féach Ó Ruadhacháin. Litriú nua: Ó Ruacháin.
Ó Ruadhacháin: Rohan: tá meascadh le Ó Robhacháin, q.v. Cuireann Mac Giolla Iasachta an sloinne seo i gCúige Uladh - féach Ó Ruadhagáin.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Roghan 3
Rohan 49
Rohane 12
Rooghan 2
Roohan 38
Roughan 99
Roughane 9
Roughaun 2
Rouhan 4
Rouhen 2
Rowhan 14


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Robhacháin
Ó Ruadhacháin
Roughann
Roughin


SECOND SURNAME


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