Kilfillan



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Kilfillan households in mid-19th century Ireland

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


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Donegal 1 Leitrim 2

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Gilfillan: Quite numerous: Derry, Down etc. Ir. Mac Giolla Fhaoláin. For derivation see Phelan. In this case the name is primarily Scottish, being synonymous with MacClelland, a widespread name both in Ulster and Scotland. This name also applied to a sept of Uí Fiachrach (Sligo) but is now very rare. SI & SGG.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Gilfillan 11
Gilfilland 8
Gilfillen 9
Kilfillan 3


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Gilfallan
Gilfillian
Gillfillian


SECOND SURNAME


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