McCowen


    Maps

  • McCowen in 1659.

  • McCowen births mapped 1864-1913

  • McCowen 1901 census map

  • McCowen 1911 census map

  • McCowen Roman Catholic baptisms new!

  • Websites

    Cowan
    (archived)



Parishes where McCowen 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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Antrim:1Dublin:1Limerick:1Wicklow:1

Surname Dictionary

Cowan numerous: Down and Ulster generally, Dublin. Ir. Mac Comhdhain, Ó Comhdhain. From a rare early personal name Comhghan. Also as MacCone. However, Cowan is a common Scottish name (of similar derivation) which may account for many in Ulster.
Cowen Very rare: E Ulster. See Cowan.
MacCowan rare: Antrim, Kerry etc.Ir. Mac Comhdhain. There is a Scottish connection but it is in any case a synonym of Mac Cone, q.v. MIF.
Macowan Very rare: Derry. Ir. Mac Comhdhain. See Mac Cone.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Cowan: 399
Cowen: 52
Cowhen: 5
Macowan: 2
McCowan: 14
McCowen: 4

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Cawan
Cowhane
Cowin
Cown
Kowan
MacCowan
MacCowen
McKowan


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