Who can see your post?Your post will show up in News Feed, on your profile and in search results.
296 Global GAVAGAN Family Members
Stay informed about GAVAGAN Family events
2 GAVAGAN Members Joined
Our digital global family gatherings
Wales' First Minister Family Message
Our TEDx talk about family gatherings
GAVAGAN Family HistoryRecorded in several spelling forms including Gaughan, Gavan, Gavagan, Gavaghan, Gavahan, and Gahan, this notable surname is Irish. Originally it was exclusive to the province of Connacht. The derivation is from the pre 10th century Old Gaelic "O'Gaibhtheachain", meaning the descendant of Gaibhtheachan, a male give name translating as fierce or dangerous! Traditionally, Irish family names are taken from the first head of the tribe, who was usually an illustrious warrior, which was clearly the case here. The first recorded spelling of this family name is in the ancient population group of Ui Fiachrach, located in north Mayo and Sligo, where they possessed territory in the Crossmolina area of County Mayo...
PublicAnyone on or off Wales101
FriendsYour friends on Wales101
SpecificOnly show to some friends
Only meOnly you can see your post
Invite more GAVAGAN family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the GAVAGAN tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest