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Pronounced Pron. mik-KOHL-gan (Irish)
Other Forms FormsO'Colgan, MacColgan, Mac Colgan, Culligan, Quilligan
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Contributor Contrib.anonymous on 3/6/2016
Meaning & History
Has several possible meanings. It might mean someone from the village of Kilcolgan, County Galway; a follower of St. Columba
; or the son of someone named Colga
. The McColgans once held a family seat in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland.