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Allen households in mid-19th century Ireland

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See below for a parish-by-parish breakdown of household numbers in each county (paying).

Allen households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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Antrim 151 Armagh 114
Belfast city 59 Carlow 5
Cavan 11 Clare 10
Cork 104 Cork city 27
Derry 68 Donegal 35
Down 132 Dublin 29
Dublin city 43 Fermanagh 35
Galway 33 Kerry 8
Kildare 17 Kilkenny 10
Laois 14 Leitrim 3
Limerick 39 Limerick city 6
Longford 35 Louth 8
Mayo 6 Meath 53
Monaghan 17 Offaly 15
Roscommon 10 Sligo 38
Tipperary 50 Tyrone 103
Waterford 36 Westmeath 65
Wexford 30 Wicklow 25

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Ailéin: Allen: líonmhar: Oir-thuaisceart Uladh agus tríd an dtír. Sasanach & Albanach. Mar Alleyn sna sean-taifid. Ainm Briotánach leis na Normannaigh agus ainm Gaelach i measc na n-Albanach. Féach Ó h-Ailín, leis. SGG.
Ailín: Allen: ar aon dul le Ailéin, thuas.
Allan: mainly with "en", numerous in N.E. Ulster but well-represented in all provinces. Scottish and English, also anglicisation of Ó h-Ailín.
Mac Ailín: Mac Allen: annamh: Aontraim &rl. Gallóglaigh ó Albain sa 15 céad. Bhain siad le Muintir Chaimbéul thall. Is cosúil go bhfuil meascadh le Mac Cailín, q.v. SGG.
MacAllen: fairly rare: Antrim, Cork etc. Ir. Mac Ailín, perhaps from early first name Aillén. This name is usually identified with galloglasses related to the Scottish Campbells who came to Ireland in the service of the O'Donnells in 16 cent. SI.
MacAlynn: Very rare: Antrim-Tyrone.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Allan 18
Allen 1444
Alleyn 4
McAleen 2
McAlinn 14
McAllan 10
McAllen 25
McAllin 6


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ailéin
Ailín
Alan
Alen
Alene
Allene
Alleyne
Allyn
M'allen
Mac Ailín
MacAllan
MacAllen
MacAlynn
Mc Allan
Mc Allen


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