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No Leyns households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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No Leyns households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Leyns: rare: scattered. A variant of Lyne, q.v.
Lyons: Very numerous: all areas, especially Munster and Connacht. Ir. Ó Liatháin (Cork); Ó Laighin (Kerry-Galway). See Leane, Lehane, Lyne. IF & SGG.
Ó Laighin: Lyons, Lyne, Leane, Lane: líonmhar. Bhí clanna éagsúla ann - an ceann is suntasaí in iarthar Mumhan mar a bhfuil na leagain Ó Laoghain & Ó Leighin i gcaint na ndaoine. An bhrí: tugann de Bhulbh: laighean = sleá. Féach Ó Liatháin, leis. IF.
Ó Liatháin: Lehane, Lyons: líonmhar: Cúige Mumhan, Corcaigh ach go h-áirithe. Ceaptar gur bhain siad le h-Uí Fidhgheinte i Luimneach ach gur aistrigh faoi bhrú an Ionraidh go limistéar taobh thuaidh d'Eochaill ar a dtugtaí Uí Liatháin. Féach Caisleán Uí Liatháin an lae inniu. Deir de Bhulbh go raibh clann eile ag an nDroim Ard, Sligeach, agus tá Lyons go for-leathan i Maigh Eo agus Gaillimh anois. Seans go mairid faoin mbréag-riocht san. Féach Ó Laighin, leis.
Ó Liatháin: rare: Dublin, Cork. Ir.Lang. See Lehane.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Lyons 1916


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Laighin
Ó Liatháin
Layons
Leons
Leyns
Leyons
Lians
Lions
Loyns
Lyans
Lyions
Lyns
Lyones


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