Alleyn:

households in Griffith's Valuation (1847-64)






VARIANTS


SURNAME
TOTAL
Allan 18
Allen 1444
Alleyn 4
McAleen 2
McAlinn 14
McAllan 10
McAllen 25
McAllin 6
 
 
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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Ailéin Allen: líonmhar: Oir-thuaisceart Uladh agus tríd an dtír. Sasanach & Albanach. Mar Alleyn sna sean-taifid. Ainm Briotánach leis na Normannaigh agus ainm Gaelach i measc na n-Albanach. Féach Ó h-Ailín, leis. SGG.
Ailín Allen: ar aon dul le Ailéin, thuas.
Allan mainly with "en", numerous in N.E. Ulster but well-represented in all provinces. Scottish and English, also anglicisation of Ó h-Ailín.
Mac Ailín Mac Allen: annamh: Aontraim &rl. Gallóglaigh ó Albain sa 15 céad. Bhain siad le Muintir Chaimbéul thall. Is cosúil go bhfuil meascadh le Mac Cailín, q.v. SGG.
MacAllen fairly rare: Antrim, Cork etc. Ir. Mac Ailín, perhaps from early first name Aillén. This name is usually identified with galloglasses related to the Scottish Campbells who came to Ireland in the service of the O'Donnells in 16 cent. SI.
MacAlynn Very rare: Antrim-Tyrone.
 

COUNTY BREAKDOWN

Alleyn households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.
Click on a county name for a breakdown of the number of households by parish (paying).
  Cork 4