Early Origins of the Hanahan family
Sligo (Irish: Sligeach), in the province of Connacht in Northwestern Ireland, from very ancient times.
Early History of the Hanahan family
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Hanahan Spelling Variations
Just like the English language, the Gaelic language of Ireland was not standardized in the Middle Ages. Therefore, one's name was often recorded under several different spellings during the life of its bearer. Spelling variations revealed in the search for the origins of the Hanahan family name include Downs, Down, Downe, Downes and others.
Early Notables of the Hanahan family (pre 1700)
Notable among the family name at this time was William Ducie (c. 1612-1679), created 1st Viscount Downe in 1675; Andrew Downes, also known as Dounaeus, (c.1549-1628), English classical scholar, one of the seven translators of the...
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Migration of the Hanahan family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Hanahan Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
Hanahan Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Hanahan (post 1700)
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