Layne



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Layne 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Cork 1 Limerick 1
Tipperary 1    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Lane: numerous: all areas, especially Cork-W Limerick-Kerry. Ir. Ó Laighin, Ó Liatháin. The former associated with Galway, the latter with Cork. In W Limerick and Kerry there is confusion with Lyne and Lyons, q.v. Woulfe says laighean means "spear", whereas Liathán is a diminutive of liath, grey. The English name is rare in Ireland. SGG & IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Lane 607
Layne 3
Leyne 33


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