McCann:

households in Griffith's Valuation (1847-64)






VARIANTS


SURNAME
TOTAL
McAna 6
McCan 9
McCann 1817
McCanna 26
 
 
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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Mac Cana Mac Cann: an-líonmhar i gCúige Uladh, roinnt mhaith i dtuaisceart Laighean & rl. Bhí siad suite i gClann Breasail (Ard Macha thuaidh) ar dtús. Féach Mac Annaidh. IF.
MacAnna Very rare: Dublin. Ir. Lang. See Mac Cann.
MacCann Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster. Ir. Mac Cana, from cano, a wolf cub, used as a first name and connoting "young warrior". A sept of Clan Breasail (N Armagh). IF.
 

COUNTY BREAKDOWN

McCann 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).
  Antrim 146 Armagh 333
  Belfast city 94 Carlow 3
  Cavan 86 Clare 2
  Cork 7 Cork city 1
  Derry 95 Donegal 49
  Down 140 Dublin 73
  Dublin city 28 Fermanagh 25
  Galway 6 Kerry 1
  Kildare 29 Kilkenny 1
  Laois 18 Leitrim 17
  Limerick 27 Limerick city 3
  Longford 62 Louth 99
  Mayo 73 Meath 49
  Monaghan 18 Offaly 5
  Roscommon 30 Sligo 30
  Tipperary 8 Tyrone 212
  Waterford 6 Westmeath 20
  Wexford 14 Wicklow 7