Killen



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KILLEN BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913



Killen 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Antrim 18 Armagh 2
Belfast city 14 Cork city 1
Derry 1 Donegal 3
Down 52 Fermanagh 2
Galway 1 Kildare 1
Louth 8 Mayo 1
Meath 7 Offaly 6
Tyrone 3 Westmeath 5

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Killen: numerous: Ulster generally. Ir. Mac Coilin, from the Scots Gaelic first name Cailean which gives the popular Colin, much used by the Campbells. A family of galloglasses employed by the O'Donnells in 16 cent. See also Mac Callion.MIF.
Mac Coilín: Mac Killen, Cullen: líon beag: Ulaidh. Féach Mac Cailín.
MacKillen: fairly numerous: Antrim-Down etc. Scots Gaelic Mac Coilin, from Cailean or Colin, dimin. of Nicholas. Galloglasses from Argyle 15 cent. SI & SS.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Killan 10
Killen 125
Killin 20
McKillen 17


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Killn
Killon
Killun
Kiln
Mac Coilín
MacKillen
McKillon


SECOND SURNAME


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