Kirwan births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Kirwan numerous: all areas except Ulster, especially the South East, Louth. The Irish is Ó Ciardhubháin, ciar-dhubh = jet black. An erenagh family of Louth and later one of the "Tribes of Galway". IF & SGG.
O Ciardhubháin rare: Ir.Lang. See Kirwan.
Ó Ciardubháin Kirwan: an-líonmhar: go príomha i ndeisceart Laighean & Port Lairge. Airchinnigh i Lú ar dtús iad, ach is mar cheann de "Threabhanna na Gaillimhe" is mó atá trácht orthu. Ciar-dubh = fíor-dubh. Litriú nua: Ó Ciarubháin.IF.
 

Districts where Kirwan and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Kirwan: 2802
  • Kirwin: 269
  • Kervin: 18
  • Kerwin: 344
  • Kerwan: 217
  • Curwen: 8
  • Curwin: 3
  • Carwin: 1
  • Corwin: 3
  • Kerwyn: 4
  • Keirwan: 2
  • Rirwan: 2

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