Shannan



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SHANNAN BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913



Shannan 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).

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


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Cavan 4    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Shannon: Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster. Ir. (1) Ó Seanáin. (2) Mac Giolla t-Seanáin (Giltenan). (3) Ó Seanacháin (Shanahan). This is one of the "omnibus" names but it is mainly a variant of Shanahan, q.v. IF.
Ó Seanáin: Shannon: líonmhar: gach aird, ach freagraíonn Shannon do thrí shloinne Gaelach: bíonn Ó Seanacháin & Mac Giolla t-Seanáin i gceist, chomh maith. Bhí Ó Seanáin i gCeatharlach & Loch Garman i anallód. Ón ainm Seanán a bhí coitinn sa Chlár.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Shannan 4
Shannon 735


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Seanáin
Shanon


SECOND SURNAME


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