Everything you need to know about the Irish surname Curran - its meaning, origins, interesting facts and famous people with the last name Curran.

Irish derivation: Ó Corrin or Ó Cooraidhin

Name meaning: corradh, meaning spear

Counties associated with the name: Donegal, Tipperary, and Waterford 

Interesting facts

- The name Curran originates from the pre 10th century Olde Gaelic name O'Corraidhin.

Some famous Currans:

 - Mairead Curran (1968-, Austrailian actress, voice-over artist)  

 - Matthew 'Nutty' Curran (1882-1938, Irish professional heavyweight boxer)

 - Tony Curran (1969-, Scottish actor)

 - Charles Courtney Curran (1861-1941, American Painter)

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Here are some interesting facts about the Irish last name Curran, including its history, family crest, coat of arms, and famous clan members.