Kavenagh heads of household in the 1911 census

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For background on how the map was made (and its flaws), see the relevant blog entry.

Surname Dictionary

Caomhánach Kavanagh: an-líonmhar tríd an dtír, go sonrach i Loch Garman, áit dúchais do Mhac Murchadha, rí Laighean. Agnómen nó leas-ainm a tugadh ar Dhomhnall, mac Dhiarmaid na nGall agus lean síos trí na glúnta. Caomh = dílis, mánla.IF.
Cavanagh numerous: all provinces. Ir. Caomhánach. See the more numerous Kavanagh.
Kavanagh Very numerous: all areas, particularly South East. Ir. Caomhánach, from first name Caomhán (friend). One of the few adjectival native names and a noted branch of the MacMurroughs of Leinster. It stands for Ó Cíobháin (Kevane) in Kerry. IF.

DEDs where Kavenagh and a second surname are found together


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