Foran


    Maps

  • Foran in 1659.

  • Foran births mapped 1864-1913

  • Foran 1901 census map

  • Foran 1911 census map

  • Foran Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Full surname history

Parishes where Foran and a second surname are found together

Surname:



Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Carlow:2Clare:11Cork:1Dublin:7
Dublin city:3Galway:1Kerry:37Kildare:38
Kilkenny:13Laois:23Limerick:5Longford:1
Meath:4Offaly:15Sligo:8Tipperary:6
Waterford:66Westmeath:1Wexford:5

Surname Dictionary

Foran numerous: South East, Leinster, Kerry etc. Ir. Ó Fuartháin (Fuaráin). from fuar, cold. The name is associated with Waterford and has sometimes been changed to Ford. MIF.
Forhan Very rare: Kerry. Ir. Ó Fuartháin. See Foran.
Ó Fuaráin Foran: líonmhar: Ciarraí-Corcaigh-Port Lairge & oir-dheisceart Laighean. Bhí Ó Furtháin orthu níos luaithe - ní fios an "fuar" an bhrí taobh thiar de. Ar mí-ádhmharaí an tsaoil, tugadh Ford ar mórán díobh - Annraí na ngluaisteán ina measc. MIF.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Foran: 247
Forehan: 5
Forhan: 22
Fourhan: 11
Fourhane: 7

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Click on a name below for just its sources.

Farhan
Fohran
Forahan
Forane
Forehane
Foren
Forgan
Forhane
Forhin
Forin
Fouran
Fourane
Fourin
O Fuarain


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