Table of Contents

DEDICATION

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

INTRODUCTION

TABLE OF CONTENTS

CHAPTER I - BACKGROUND INFORMATION

The Name Moran

Geographic/Political Areas

Mayo, Tirawley, Crossmolina and Carrowkeel

Mayo History

Connacht

Territory of Ui Fiachrach Maide

The Russian/Scythian/Greek Connection

Russian/Kurgan/Scythian/Greek/Partholanian/Nemedian/Firbolg

Ancient Ireland and Ui Fiachrach

Early Irish History

The Earliest Known Moran, Morann

Eochvay

Niall

Dathi & Fiacra

Muiren, Moran Mor

O'Morains, O'Morans of Ardnaree

Possible Connection

Pictures of Carrowkeel

 

CHAPTER II -
THE MORANS OF CARROWKEEL

General

Michael Moran and Maria Lynskey, The Lynskeys

Patrick Moran and Margaret Hefferon and the Carey, Cunniff, Beggan, Guilfoyle, DiMella, Regan, Aldrich, Burke, Jabour, Sullivan, Kelly, Kerr, Preskanis, Davidson, Haran and Sammon allied connections

Michael Moran and Maria Caden, The Cadens, Cousins

Patrick Moran and Bridget Traynor

Francis

John

William

Mary (Sister Joseph Bernadette)

Rita

Margaret

Joseph

Catherine (Link removed at request of family)

Eileen

Thomas

Bernard

MORAN FAMILY PHOTOS


CHAPTER III - The TRAYNORS

of Knockfree

- The Maternal, Paternal Side -

The Traynors (marriages and children), Gallaghers, Flynns and Colemans

Bridget Agnes (Traynor) Moran

Funeral Mass Sermon

Poetic Tribute

More Traynors and Kiwi Kuzinz

CHAPTER IV - The MONAGLES

of DONEGAL AND P.E.I.

The Monagles
Margaret Mae (Keenan) Monagle and John "Jack" Monagle

James

Alice
Frances

Glossary / Compendium of Irish Related Terms

A-G

H-M

N-S

T-Z

Bibliography

Appendices

Appendix I - Who Is Irish

Hispanic Morans

Black Irish

Appendix II - Other Morans

Denis Moran Family of County Laois, Ireland -

Morans of County Mayo and Crawford County, Wisconsin -

William Moran and Mary Ginnelly of Rosturk, County Mayo, Ireland -

Moran Family of Sinaloa, Guadalajara and Cuernavaca, Mexico -

Moran (Morand) Family of La Rochelle, France -

Morin Families of France and Belgium and possible origins -

Moran (Morin) Family of Normandie, France -

.....Also Quebec

Morin Family of Melicourt, France -

Morren Families -

McMorran and spelling variations -

Charles Moran born 1859

Morans From County Offaly and today in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, Texas

The Descendants of James Madison Moran (This is a BIG, lots of decendants, slow loading file)

Morans of Crawford County, Georgia

Morans of Virginia

Hugenot Morans since 1641 and then Arkansas, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia

Aussie Morans

Moor Morans

Appendix III - Moran Coats of Arms

Appendix IV - Other Celts In Ireland

Appendix V - Names of Celtic Tribes and Parts of Ancient Ireland and the Celtic Languages

Names Of Parts Of Ancient Ireland

Celtic Languages and How They Relate to Indo-European and English

Appendix VI - Maps

Carrowkeel

General Location

In Down Survey of 1657

Showing Surrounding Townlands

Connacht

Counties and Baronies

Cromwells Settlement Act

Tribes

Ui Fiachrach

Cultures

Kurgan

Halstatt

La Tene

Greece

Ancient Greece and its Colonies

Colonization 500-600BC

Agean Sea

Asia Minor

Ireland

Cromwell Settlement Act, 1653

As Later Adjusted

Cromwell's Effect On Land Ownership

Poor Law Unions and Work Houses

Eclesiastical Provinces and Dioceses

Probate Districts

Registration Districts

Ancient Provinces

Counties

Tribal Boundaries of Principle Tribes

Viking Invasions

Plantations

Plantations 1550-1610

Ireland, 1841 Showing % of Population in Low Income Housing and Literacy

Percent Catholics by County (1926)

Protestants 1861 and 1991

Fion's Ireland

Culchuhain's Ireland

800 AD Principle Tribes and Territories

1014 AD Irelands Main Kingdoms

1169 AD Principle Tribes and Territory

1300 AD Norman/Irish Ireland

Modern Physical Map of Ireland

Mayo

Civil Parishes

Baronies, Dioceses and Parishes

Principle Cities and Towns

Topographical Map

Scythia

General Maps showing Scythia and Massegetae

Migration
Burial Sites..606-500 BC
500-323 BC Herodotus' East
Transcaucus Today

 

Sligo

Parishes

Map

Map (Older Black and White)

Scotland

Map

Counties

Scottish Clan Locations

Eleventh Century Alba (Scotland)

 


Wales

Isle of Man
Hebrides
Orkneys
Brittany
Cornwall



Appendix VII - Genealogical Charts

1. Kings of Connacht

2. Kings of Connacht and Ui Neill

3. Kings of Connacht through 1124

4. Ancient Genealogy to Before 1700 B.C.

5. Other Morans

Appendix VIII Genealogical Aids

Genealogy Centers In County Mayo, Ireland, Dublin and other Counties

Relationship Chart

My Ancestry Chart

Crossmolina, Ireland Area Census, 1901

InterNet Resources



Appendix VIX - Celtic Chronology

3000BC-50 AD> ..

51 AD-1215> ........

1215-1691>...........

Wild Geese> ..........

1692-1800>............

1800-1900>...........

1900+> ..........

The Celtic flags above: Ireland, Brittany, Galacia, Cornwall, Isle of Man, Scotland and Wales

Other flags would include:

... .... ... ... ............................ .....

N. Ireland..Orkneys Shetlands ..........Hebrides Islands (Lewis, Barra)...and Asturias, Spain

Where most of the Celts went:

............

Appendix X - Moran Chronology

After the chronology there is a feature displaying graphics and/or pictures from Moran websites.

APOLOGIA, CORRIGENDA, ERRATA, ET ADDENDA

EXTRAS

Irish Soda Bread Recipe

Moran Menu Form

Moran Things To Do Form

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