Native Irish surnames such as Corran have a long, ancient Gaelic history behind them. The original Gaelic form of the name Corran is O Corrain or the older form O Currain.
from early times.
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Individual scribes in the Ireland
during the Middle Ages would often record a person's name various ways. How the name was recorded depended on what that particular scribe believed the proper spelling for the name pronounced to him was. Spelling variations
revealed in the search for the origin of the Corran family name include Curran, Currans, O'Curren, Curren, Corren, Corrane, O'Curran, Currens, Currin, Corraine, Courrane, Courran, Courren and many more.