In Ireland, family pride is as enduring as the mountains. This country puts family before everything else, and betraying your family name is never an option. If you have the privilege of an Irish surname, you’ll know that name is built on an strong foundation of loyalty, courage, and a dedication to the family and its traditions.
The website gives names explanations, which is real interesting. Sorry kids, there is no Cragun, Creagan, or the like. That's probably because their is 100 variations of our name.
Smith, O'brien, Byrne,
Ryan, O'Connor, O' Neil,
McCarthy, Gallagher, Doherty,
Shea, O'Reilly, Doyle, Powr,