Early Origins of the Davoran family
County Clare (Irish: An Clár) located on the west coast of Ireland in the province of Munster, where they have been anciently seated as Chiefs of their territory at Cahirmacneaghty. They were anciently a Dalcassian sept of Brehons (Judges or Lawyers) and came down to Clare from the north probably sometime before the 10th century to settle in their north Clare barony at Noughaval, wherein this distinguished sept had their own mortuary chapel within the Church of Noughaval.
Early History of the Davoran family
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Davoran Spelling Variations
Ireland in the Middle Ages was an inconsistent endeavor at best. The many regional dialects and the predominate illiteracy would have made common surnames appear unrelated to the scribes of the period. Research into the name Davoran revealed spelling variations, including Davoren, O'Davoran, O'Davoren, Davoran, Devoren and many more.
Early Notables of the Davoran family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Davoran family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Davoran Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
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