Hanson - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

AuthorPadraig Mac Giolla-Domhnaigh
Date1923
SourceSome Anglicised Surnames in Ireland
Section

Hanson—This name is the anglicised form of M'Kittrick in the districts surrounding Blackwatertown, on the borders of Armagh and Tyrone.

M'Kittrick in Co. Louth is a name of Danish origin, in Gaelic Mac Shitric.

It is written M'Getrick in Galloway and Northern Ulster (Mag Shitric). Another form is M'Whitrick.

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