Origins Available: Irish
The ancient Irish roots of the Brallaghan surname lie the Gaelic name O Brollacháin, most often Anglicized as Bradley.
Early Origins of the Brallaghan family
The surname Brallaghan was first found in counties Tyrone
and Derry. A family name of the name from Derry is thought to have settled on the island of Iona
, in the Scottish Hebrides
around the year 1000.
Early History of the Brallaghan family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Brallaghan research.Another 307 words (22 lines of text) covering the years 1160, 1029, 1097, 1100, 1202, 1175, 1164, 1164 and 1549 are included under the topic Early Brallaghan History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Brallaghan Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Brallahan, Brallaghan, Bralahan, Brallachain, Bralachain, McBrolohan, McBrolachan, McBrollahan, Brollahan, Brollachan, Brollaghan, Brollohan, Brolohan, McBrollohan, McBrolachin, McBrollaghan, McBrologhan, McBrolahan, O'Brolchen, O'Brollahchain, O'Brollohan, O'Brollahan, O'Brallaghan, O'Brologhan, O'Brolloghan and many more.
Early Notables of the Brallaghan family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Brallaghan family to Ireland
Some of the Brallaghan family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 53 words (4 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Brallaghan family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Patrick O'Brallaghan who settled in New York State in 1785; Allen Bradley, an Irish immigrant naturalized in Ohio in 1874; Annie Bradley, who arrived in New York, NY from Londonderry