Houlihan Surname History
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Houlihan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Houlihan may be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Houlihan may be in dispute depending on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Houlihan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Houlihan come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Houlihan are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Commonly these names relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
Houlihan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Houlihan were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Houlihan. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Houlihan name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Houlihan change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over the years.
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Houlihan Family Tree
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- Maureen Patricia Houlihan
- Ann Houlihan 1909 - 1983
- Thomas Houlihan 1881 - 1965
- John Houlihan 1877 - 1963
- Kenneth E Houlihan 1921 - 1994
- Dorothy Houlihan 1901 - 1979
- John Houlihan 1907 - 1983
- Irene Houlihan 1925 - 2001
- William Thomas Houlihan 1930 - 2008
- Marion M Houlihan 1930 - 2004