Moinehan heads of household in 1901 census


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Surname Dictionary

Monaghan Very numerous: Leath Chuinn (Northern Half). Ir. Ó Monacháin. Dimin. of manach, a monk. A sept of Roscommon with probably another in Oriel (Armagh, Monaghan etc) but no connection with the county, which is Muineachán.
Monahan numerous: all areas, especially Cavan-Monaghan-Louth, Midlands, Galway, Donegal. Ir. Ó Monacháin, as Monaghan.
Moynan Very rare: Ulster. Variant of Moynihan, q.v.
Moynihan numerous: Munster generally, South East. Ir. Ó Muimhneacháin, dimin. of Muimhneach, a Munsterman. Also as Minehan.
Ó Manacháin Monaghan: an-líonmhar: Leath Chuinn: Cabhán-Muineachán-Lú go sonrach. Bhí clann amháin lonnaithe i Ros Comáin, cois Sionainne. Is cosúil go raibh ceann eile in Oirghialla. Ón ainm Manchán, díspeagadh ar "manach".
Ó Mancháin Monahan: féach Ó Manacháin.
Ó Muimhneacháin rare: Cork etc. Ir.Lang. See Moynihan.
Ó Muimhneacháin Moynihan: líonmhar: Cúige Mumhan. Bhí an dream sa i ndeisceart Chiarraí agus iarthar Chorcaí riamh is choíche ach is aisteach gur tugadh "Muimhneach" orthu. Bhí clann eile in Iorras, Maigh Eo, ach b'fhéidir gur Ó Muineacháin atá ann.

Variants in 1901, with total occurences

Moinehan: 1
Monaghan: 455
Monaghon: 5
Monahan: 189
Monahon: 3
Moneghan: 1
Monighan: 1
Monoghan: 11
Monohan: 7
Moynahan: 22
Moynan: 10
Moynehan: 13
Moynihan: 123

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