Keevan


Keevan households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland


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

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Surname Dictionary

Keevan Very rare: Wexford etc. An abbreviation of Caomhánach (Kavanagh) in the South East. Not to be confused with Kevane of W Munster.
Kevan rare: Dublin, Tipperary etc. Ir. Ó Caoimhín, from first name Caoimhín. ASG.
Kevane rare: Kerry. Ir. Ó Cíobháin. A sept of Corca Laoidhe, now in W Kerry and appearing as Kavanagh.
Ó Ciabháin Kevane, Keevan: aistrithe go Kavanagh den chuid is mó: cuíosach líonmhar mar sin i gCiarraí. Clann de chuid Chorca Laoidhe ar dtús. Féach Ó Ciabhaigh agus Ó Cíobháin, leis. Brí: ciabhach, le gruaigh fhada.Ó Cíobháin atá orthu anois.


Parishes where Keevan and a second surname are found together

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Variants in Griffith's
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