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

Irish derivation of O'Hara:

Ó hEaghra

O'Hara name meaning:

"Descendant of Eaghra."

Counties associated with the name O'Hara:

Sligo.

O'Hara coat of arms motto:

"Virtute et claritate" or 'by virtue or by clarity.'

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Interesting facts about the Irish name O'Hara: 

 - The family is descended from Gaelic royalty. 

Some famous O’Haras:

 - George O'Hara (1899-1966, American actor and screenwriter)

 - Maureen O'Hara (1920-2015, Irish actress)

 - Paige O'Hara (1956-, American singer and actress)

 - Pat O'Hara (1968-, American football player, coach)

 - Patsy O'Hara (1957-1981, Irish Republican hunger striker)

 - Frank O'Hara (1926-1966, American poet)

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