Gleesan


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Gleeson
Gowran, Kilkenny/Australia




No Gleesan households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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No Gleesan households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Gleeson: Very numerous: Tipperary-E limerick-E Clare. Ir. Ó Gliasáin. Woulfe considers the correct name was Ó Glasáin (glas, grey). They were a sept on the E shore of L Derg, Tipperary, whence they were dispossessed in the Cromwellian settlement. IF.
Ó Glasáin: an leagan bunaidh d'Ó Gliasáin, q.v.
Ó Gliasáin: Gleeson: an-líonmhar: Tiobraid Árann, oirthear Luimnigh, oirthear an Chláir. Freagraíonn an dáileadh sa le stair na clainne; dob'é Ara, taobh thoir de Loch Deirgeirt, a ndúiche shinseartha - bíodh nach den Dál gCais iad. Chailleadar a dtailte faoi choncas Chromail. Ó Glasáin an leagan bunaidh, ón ainm Glas nó an aidiacht datha. IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Gleason 2
Gleeson 1304
Glesson 8
Glissane 19


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Glasáin
Ó Gliasáin
Gleasan
Gleesan
Gleesane
Gleeshan
Gleesin
Gleesson
Glesane
Glesin
Gleson
Glessane
Glisan
Glisane
Glison
Glissen
Glyson


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