Nelligan Name Meaning

Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Niallagáin ‘descendant of Niallagán’, a double diminutive of the personal name Niall (see Neill).

List of People with Surname Nelligan

According to our database, there are a total of 304 people with the surname Nelligan. Among these people surnamed Nelligan, there are about 106 distinct names, with an average of 2 people who have the same name. John Nelligan, Michael Nelligan and William Nelligan are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Nelligan, with 17, 15 and 12 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that Massachusetts has the largest number of people surnamed Nelligan, with a total of 39 people, and there are a total of 32 distinct names among these people. Pennsylvania is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Nelligan, with a total of 46 people and an average of 31 distinct names.