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Where did the Irish Solahan family come from? What is the Irish Solahan family crest and coat of arms? When did the Solahan family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Solahan family history?The surname Solahan comes from the Irish name O Sochlachain.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Solan, O'Solan, Solahan and others.
First found in County Mayo, where bearers of the name were erenaghs of Cong.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Solahan research. Another 136 words(10 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Solahan History in all our PDF Extended History products.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Pat Solan and his family, who landed in New York in 1847; John Solan and his family, who immigrated to New Orleans in 1849; Sarah and Jane Solan and Alice Solaghan, who arrived in New York in 1851.
The Solahan Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Solahan Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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