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Keelan households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Antrim 4 Cavan 12
Donegal 4 Down 1
Dublin 2 Kilkenny 1
Louth 9 Meath 26
Monaghan 25 Offaly 1
Tyrone 1 Wexford 6

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Keelan: Quite numerous: Monaghan, Louth, Midlands etc. An abbreviation of Ó Céileacháin who were chiefs of Uí Breasail in Oriel (Armagh-Monaghan). Woulfe gives Ó Caoláin, a name from Meath, but see also Keelahan. SI.
Keeling: Quite numerous: Dublin, Belfast etc. English 17 cent. SI & DOS.
Ó Caoláin: Keelan: líon beag: tuaisceart Laighean. Giorrú, b'fhéidir, ar Ó Céileacháin, q.v.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Keelan 92
Keeland 3
Keelin 3
Keeling 6


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Caoláin


SECOND SURNAME


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