Last name: MANGAN

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MANGAN : This last name is indexed 32,893 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

MANGAN : 1: Irish: from Ó Maingín see Mannion.2: Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mongáin ‘descendant of Mongán’ a byname for someone with a luxuriant head of hair (from mong ‘hair mane’).3: Irish (of French Huguenot origin): perhaps identical in origin with sense 4. Several families of this name emigrated from Metz (northeast France) and settled in Ireland in the 17th century.4: English (of Norman origin): nickname for a glutton from Old French manger ‘to eat chew’.5: Spanish: occupational name from mangon ‘small trader’.

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