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Dillon 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).

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


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Antrim 30 Armagh 23
Belfast city 13 Carlow 30
Cavan 11 Clare 70
Cork 40 Cork city 8
Derry 17 Donegal 7
Down 16 Dublin 63
Dublin city 45 Galway 91
Kerry 25 Kildare 32
Kilkenny 36 Laois 35
Leitrim 4 Limerick 63
Limerick city 12 Longford 21
Louth 14 Mayo 87
Meath 37 Monaghan 8
Offaly 50 Roscommon 96
Sligo 3 Tipperary 57
Tyrone 29 Waterford 20
Westmeath 53 Wexford 63
Wicklow 16    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Dillane: Quite numerous: Limerick-Kerry. Ir. Ó Duilleáin, a form of Ó Dalláin peculiar to that region and often changed to Dillon. Also as Dilleen in Galway. SI.
Dillon: Very numerous: Midlands, N Connacht and generally. Ir. Diolún. One of the great Anglo-Norman families. In Munster, it often represents Ó Duilleáin. IF.
Díolún: Dillon: an-líonmhar i gcoitinne, Lár na Tíre & Connachta go sonrach. Normannaigh a shocraigh san Iar-Mhí - Dúiche Diolúin - agus bhí an chlann pairteach in imeachtaí náisiúnta ó shoin i leith. Bhí siad chun tosaigh ar an Mór-Roinn, leis. Áiteanna sa Mhumhain, tugadh Dillon ar Ó Duilleáin, q.v. IF.
Ó Duilleáin: Dillane, Dillon: líon beag: Luimneach & Ciarraí. Ceapann de Bhulbh gur leagan den sloinne neamh-choitinn Ó Dalláin é. Deineadh Dillon de le h-ardnós. SI.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Dilane 4
Dillan 4
Dillane 193
Dillon 1226


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Duilleáin
Díolún
Dillen
Dillin
Dilling
Dillonn
Diolún
Dioluin


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