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Monnaghan History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Many variations of the name Monnaghan have evolved since the time of its initial creation. In Gaelic it appeared as O Manachain, which is derived from the word "manach," which means "monk."

Early Origins of the Monnaghan family


The surname Monnaghan was first found in County Roscommon (Irish: Ros Comáin) located in central Ireland in the province of Connacht, where they held a family seat from ancient times.

Early History of the Monnaghan family


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Monnaghan Spelling Variations


Those scribes in Ireland during the Middle Ages recorded names as they sounded. Consequently, in this era many people were recorded under different spellings each time their name was written down. Research on the Monnaghan family name revealed numerous spelling variations, including Monaghan, Monahan, Monagham, Monahon, Monagan, Mongan, Monaugher, Monck and many more.

Early Notables of the Monnaghan family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Monnaghan family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Monnaghan Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Henry Monnaghan, aged 29, a labourer, who arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick aboard the ship "Forth" in 1833

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