McFarland:

households in Griffith's Valuation (1847-64)






VARIANTS


SURNAME
TOTAL
Farlane 3
McFairland 1
McFarlan 15
McFarland 359
McFarlane 115
McPharlan 13
 
 
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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Mac Pharthaláin Mac Farlane: líonmhar: Aontroim-Tír Eoghain. Sliocht na n-Albanach - bhí Clann Allan orthu i dtuaisceart na h-Alban agus tá "lóchrann Mhic Pharthaláin" (an ghealach) ina a nath cainte thall i gcónaí. Is cosúil go bhfuil an sloinne bunaithe ar an ainm Parthalán a thagann ón ainm Eabhraise Bartholomew, "mac trodach".
MacFarland numerous: Ulster generally. Ir. Mac Pharthaláin, from gaelicisation of biblical Bartholomew. They were a literary sept of Oriel. See also Mac Parland.
MacFarlane numerous: Antrim-Tyrone etc. Scottish name synonymous with Mac Farland but distinction would now be difficult. They were known as Clan Allan in the Highlands. SS.
MacFarline rare: Tyrone etc. As Mac Farlane.
 

COUNTY BREAKDOWN

McFarland 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 28 Armagh 10
  Belfast city 28 Derry 26
  Donegal 3 Down 9
  Dublin city 2 Fermanagh 12
  Limerick 1 Louth 1
  Monaghan 4 Roscommon 1
  Tyrone 234