Costigan / McCostigan

The Irish name Costigan is derived from the native Gaelic Mac Oistigin Sept that was located in Leix and who were a branch of the Fitzpatricks. It is in Counties Laoise and Offaly that the majority of descendants can today be found.

Origen: Irlandés. While the Anglicized versions of Irish names are familiar to most people, many Irish names have a long and proud Gaelic heritage that is often unknown. The original Gaelic form of the name Costigan is Mac Oistigin. Oistigin probably is derived from the pet form of the English name Roger, which is Hodgkin. First found in Leix (Irish: Laois) fomerly known as Queen's County, located in central Ireland, in Leinster Province, where they held a family seat from ancient times.

Variantes: Costigan, Costigen, Costigin, McCostigan y otros.