Last name: CURRAN

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CURRAN : This last name is indexed 98,889 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

CURRAN : 1: Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corráin or Ó Corraidhín ‘descendant of Corraidhín’ a personal name from a diminutive of corradh ‘spear’. Compare Corr.2: Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic from Mac Corraidhín ‘son of Corraidhín’ with the same personal name as 1 above. According to Woulfe this family was a branch of the Uí Fhiachrach who originated in Sligo but were predominantly located in Leitrim by the end of the 16th century.3: English: variant of Curwen see Corrin 2.

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