Rowen



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Rowen 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).

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


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Antrim 1 Cavan 1
Cork 1 Donegal 1
Down 1 Dublin city 1
Longford 2 Roscommon 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.
Rowan: numerous: all areas, especially E Ulster, E Midlands. Ir. Ó Ruadháin. This name is generally English (from the tree), but also a synonym of Rohan and Ruane, q.v.
Ó Ruadháin: Ruane: líonmhar: Gaillimh-Maigh Eo-Sligeach. Clann de chuid Uí Fiachrach a chónaigh i Róidhbín, lámh le Baile an Róba. Tá an leagan Rowan go forleathan agus dealraíonn sé go raibh clann eile ar a laghad ann. Fréamh: an t-ainm Ruadhán, an fear rua. Bhí an t-ainm coitianta mar gheall ar N.Ruadhán a bhunaigh mainistir Lothra.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Roghan 3
Rohan 49
Roohan 38
Roughan 99
Roughane 9
Rouhan 4
Rowan 243
Rowen 10
Rowhan 14


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Ruadháin


SECOND SURNAME


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