Lyon



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Lyon 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).

Lyon 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 4 Derry 1
Down 1 Dublin 1
Dublin city 1 Galway 1
Kerry 14 Laois 1
Monaghan 1 Tipperary 1
Tyrone 6 Wicklow 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Lyon: Very rare: Belfast. A Scottish name of Norman origin. SS.
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: rare: Dublin, Cork. Ir.Lang. See Lehane.
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 Loinn: Lynn, O'Lynn: líonmhar: oirthear Uladh, Lár na Tíre, Connacht agus mar Lyng san Oir-dheisceart. Claochlú ar Ó Floinn, q.v. Bhí clann díobh suite i dTuama, Aontroim, mar a sheasadar an fód in aghaidh na n-Ionróirí go dtí an 14 céad. Mhaíodar sinsearthacht le Colla Uais, rí Éireann sa 4 céad. IF & SGG.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Lyne 105
Lyon 33


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Laighin
Ó Liatháin
Ó Loinn


SECOND SURNAME


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