Giffen Catholic baptisms in Ireland

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Surname Dictionary

Giffen Quite numerous: Antrim etc. Ir. Mag Dhuibhfinn (dark Finn). The name was current in Ulster in 17 cent. This name also exists in England & Scotland. See MacGiffin. SI & DBS.
MacGiffin rare: Belfast area etc. Ir. Mac Dhuibhfinn, dubh + Fionn (dark Finn). A name associated with E Ulster.
Mag Dhuibhfinn Mac Guffin, Mac Giffin: cuíosach annamh: oirthear Uladh. Brí: dubh + Fionn (ainm pearsanta). Litriú nua: Mag Dhuifinn. SI.

Parishes where Giffen and a second surname are both baptised.


RC parishes and households

This list shows total Giffen Roman Catholic baptisms by county and parish.
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Variants and totals

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