Morraghan



Parishes where Morraghan 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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Mayo:3Sligo:1

Surname Dictionary

Moraghan rare: Dublin etc. Ir. Ó Murcháin, dimin. of Murchadh (sea-warrior). See Morahan.
Morahan Quite numerous: Galway-Mayo-Roscommon. Ir. Ó Murcháin. There were two septs: one in Offaly, the other in Leitrim. This name has been contracted to Moran in many cases. See also Morrin and Murrin.

Variants in Griffith's
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Moraghan: 43
Morahan: 10
Morehan: 4
Morihan: 7
Moroghan: 7
Morohan: 5
Morraghan: 4

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Maraghan
Moreahan
Morohon
Morrahon


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