Early Origins of the McGoveran family
County Cavan .
Early History of the McGoveran family
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McGoveran Spelling Variations
spelling variations for surnames common to the Irish landscape. One reason for these variations is the fact that surnames were not rigidly fixed by this period. The following variations for the name McGoveran were encountered in the archives: MacGovern, Magauran, MacGoveran, MacGoverin and others.
Early Notables of the McGoveran family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the McGoveran family to the New World and Oceana
A great mass of Ireland's native population left the island in the 19th century, seeking relief from various forms of social, religious, and economic discrimination. This Irish exodus was primarily to North America. If the migrants survived the long ocean journey, many unfortunately would find more discrimination in the colonies of British North America and the fledgling United States of America. These newly arrived Irish were, however, wanted as a cheap source of labor for the many large agricultural and industrial projects that were essential to the development of what would become two of the wealthiest nations in the western world. Early immigration and passenger lists indicate many people bearing the McGoveran name:
McGoveran Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
McGoveran Family Crest Products