McClean:

households in Griffith's Valuation (1847-64)






VARIANTS


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

COUNTY BREAKDOWN

McClean 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).
  Antrim 61 Armagh 45
  Belfast city 40 Carlow 6
  Cavan 20 Cork 2
  Derry 52 Donegal 36
  Down 91 Dublin 4
  Dublin city 10 Fermanagh 6
  Galway 3 Kildare 4
  Kilkenny 3 Laois 11
  Leitrim 3 Longford 3
  Louth 1 Mayo 10
  Meath 2 Monaghan 14
  Offaly 5 Roscommon 2
  Sligo 18 Tipperary 4
  Tyrone 77 Westmeath 2
  Wexford 3 Wicklow 1