Cravan:

households in Griffith's Valuation (1847-64)






VARIANTS


SURNAME
TOTAL
Cravan 3
Craven 118
Creavan 4
Creaven 4
Creevan 7
Crevan 5
 
 
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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Craven fairly numerous: Down, Louth-Monaghan, Offaly-Galway-Tipperary. Ir. Mac Crabháin in the north; Ó Crabháin in the south. Perhaps from crábhadh, piety. The sept were of Uí Maine (Galway). The English toponymic is thought to be rare in Ireland. SI.
Creavin Quite numerous: Galway. Ir. Ó Crabháin. See Craven.
Mac Crábháin Craven: cuíosach líonmhar: an Dún, Oirghialla, Uíbh Fhailí, Tiobraid Árann. Ach ba cheart Ó Crábháin a bheith orthu sa deisceart. Bhí an dream sa lonnaithe in Uí Maine (Gaillimh). Préamh: crábhadh nó cráifeacht. Tá na leagain Creaven,-in ann, leis.
 

COUNTY BREAKDOWN

Cravan households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.
Click on a county name for a breakdown of the number of households by parish (paying).
  Clare 2 Louth 1