McLain



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McLain 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).

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


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Belfast city 2 Leitrim 3

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Mac Aileáin: Mac Clean: líonmhar, Cúige Uladh. Albanaigh - Mac Giolla Eáin, de ghnáth. Gallóglaigh a tháinig go h-Éirinn sa 15 céad. Clann mhór Albanach.
Mac Giolla Eáin: Mac Clean, Mac Lean: an-líonmhar: Cúige Uladh. Clann mhór Albanach ó Oileán Muile. Thánadar mar ghallóglaigh ag Mac Domhnaill ón 15 céad. Leagan Albanach ar Eoin is ea Eán. MIF.
MacClane: Very rare: Fermanagh. Variant of Mac Lean, q.v.
MacCleane: Very numerous: Ulster generally, Dublin etc. Scots Gaelic Mac Giolla Eáin, devotee of St John. In Ireland as galloglasses 16 cent. MIF.
MacLaine: rare: Antrim-Tyrone etc. Ir. Mac Giolla Eáin. See Mac Lean.
MacLeane: numerous: Ulster generally. Ir. Mac Giolla Eáin, -Iain, devotee of St John. A family of galloglasses in Ulster and, of course, a notable Scottish clan. SS.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
MacLean 2
McClane 48
McClean 539
McCleane 6
McClein 1
McLain 5
McLaine 4
McLane 36
McLean 118
McLeane 18


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
M'Clean
M'Lean
Mac Aileáin
Mac Giolla Eáin
MacClain
MacClane
MacClean
MacCleane
MacLain
MacLaine
MacLeane
Macklane
Macklean
Mackline
Macklyn
McClaine
McCleen
McCleene
McClen
McClene
McLeain
McLeen


SECOND SURNAME


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