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Lelland 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).

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


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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Cleland: fairly numerous: Belfast, N Down. Ir. Mac Giolla Fhaoláin. But generally of Scottish origin, being the same Scots Gaelic name. Usually MacClelland, q.v.
Mac Giolla Fhaoláin: Mac Clellan,-nd: líonmhar in Ultaibh. Is de bhunadh Albanach na daoine seo - bhí siad chun tosaigh i nGallghallaibh - ach bhí clann dúchasach i Sligeach, tráth agus seans go bhfuil cuid acu fós ann faoin leagan Gilfillan. Ainm coitinn a b'ea Faolán, leis an mbrí: mac tíre beag.
MacClelland: numerous: Ulster generally etc. Ir. Mac Giolla Fhaoláin, Faolán is an early first name meaning "little wolf". They were a sept of Uí Fiachrach (Sligo) but modern Mac Clellands seem to be of Scottish origin from Galloway.MIF.
MacLelland: fairly rare: Antrim etc. Ir. Mac Giolla Fhaoláin, devotee of St Faolán, a first name meaning "little wolf". See also Mac Clellan.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Cleland 117
Clelland 22
Leland 18
Lelland 2
McCelland 2
McCleland 45
McClellan 25
McClelland 439
McLeland 13
McLellan 6
McLelland 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Cleeland
Lealand
Lelin
M'Clelan
Mac Giolla Fhaoláin
MacClellan
MacClelland
MacLellan
MacLelland
Mackcleland
McCleeland
McCleiland
McClelend
McClellant
McClenlane
McClilane
Mcclalon
Mcclellon


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