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The name Hallorint originally appeared in Gaelic as O hAllmhurain, which is derived from the word allmhurach, which means pirate.

Hallorint Early Origins



The surname Hallorint was first found in counties of Clare and Galway (Irish: Gaillimh) part of the province of Connacht, located on the west coast of the Island, where they held a family seat from very ancient times.

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Hallorint Spelling Variations


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Hallorint Spelling Variations



Ireland in the Middle Ages was inhabited by very few literate people. Therefore, the proper spelling of names was decided by a very select few. The surviving records for the time demonstrate that these scribes were often not consistent in their efforts for there are many spelling variations of certain common names. Some of the variations for the name Hallorint include Halloran, O'Halloran, Haloran and others.

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Hallorint Early History


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Hallorint Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hallorint research. Another 137 words (10 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hallorint History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Hallorint Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Hallorint Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Hallorint Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



During the middle of the 19th century, Irish families often experienced extreme poverty and racial discrimination in their own homeland under English rule. Record numbers died of disease and starvation, and many others, deciding against such a fate, boarded ships bound for North America. The largest influx of Irish settlers occurred with Great Potato Famine of the late 1840s. Unfortunately, many of those Irish that arrived in Canada or the United States still experienced economic and racial discrimination. Although often maligned, these Irish people were essential to the rapid development of these countries because they provided the cheap labor required for the many canals, roads, railways, and other projects required for strong national infrastructures. Eventually the Irish went on to make contributions in the less backbreaking and more intellectual arenas of commerce, education, and the arts. Research early immigration and passenger lists revealed many early immigrants bearing the name Hallorint: Biddy, Ellen, Lawrence, Martin, Mathew and Michael Halloran all arrived in Canada in 1847; William O'Halloran arrived in Quebec in 1825; John, James, and Michael O'Halloran arrived in Philadelphia in 1876..

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