Log in  | Not a member? Register or

HEHIR members around the world

HEHIR points found: 228

HEHIR Family History

The (O)Hehir clan have, for centuries, been established in the ancient territory of Thomond or Tuathmhumhan, comprising most of Co. Clare with adjacent parts of Counties Limerick and Tipperary. The name is an Anglicized form of the Old Gaelic "OhAichir", the Gaelic prefix "O" indicating "male descendant of", plus the personal byname Aichear", from "aichear", fierce, sharp. Traditionally, Irish family names are taken from the heads of tribes or from an illustrious warrior, and are usually prefixed by "O", descendant of, or "mac" denoting "son of".

The HEHIR Family Message Board

Leave a message for HEHIR family members.

  • Find your HEHIR ancestor
  • Tell us about your HEHIR Family
  • Ask a question about the HEHIR history
  • Tell us about your HEHIR ancestors

You must be logged in to post a message

Log in or register

Areas of Origin for HEHIR

Invite more HEHIR family members!

Click 'Invite' to connect with more members of the HEHIR tribe.

Log in or Register to invite others
Family Coat of Arms Generator

Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?

Create Crest