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The name Corridan comes from the original Irish surname O Corradain.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Corridon, Corridan, Corrodan, Cordan, O'Corridon and others.
First found in County Clare (Irish: An Clįr) located on the west coast of Ireland in the province of Munster, on the north side of the Shannon River. The name Caradain appears in the Book of Ballymonte, which originated in County Sligo and ranks among the most important of medieval Irish manuscripts.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Corridan research. Another 31 words (2 lines of text) covering the years 190 and 1901 are included under the topic Early Corridan History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Corridan Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: James Corriden, who was naturalized in Pennsylvania in 1855; Timothy Corridon, who was naturalized in Iowa between 1866 and 1943; John Corriden, who applied to become a citizen in Iowa in 1870.
The Corridan Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Corridan 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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