Heskin


Heskin households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland


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Surname Dictionary

Haskins Quite numerous: E Ulster, Dublin etc. English of Norman origin; also a native Connacht name, Ó h-Uiscín, usually rendered Waters. Most current names seem to belong to the former category. SI & DBS.
Heskin Quite numerous: Galway etc. Ir. Ó h-Uiscín. Probably a corruption of Ó h-Uarghuis, which is otherwise Horisk. Often anglicised Waters. SI & SGG.
Hoskins rare: Cork, E Leinster etc. English, dimin. of Teutonic first name Osgod. DBS.

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