Sloan:

households in Griffith's Valuation (1847-64)






VARIANTS


SURNAME
TOTAL
Sloan 271
Sloane 380
Slone 4
 
 
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SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Sloane Very numerous: Ulster generally, especially Belfast; Louth etc. Ir. Ó Sluagháin, from sluagh, a host, army. There was a simliar name in Scotland. See also Sloyan. MIF.
Ó Sluaghadháin (1) Sloan(e): an-líonmhar in Ultaibh - de bhunadh Albanach a bhfurmhór san, mar tá an sloinne Gaelach líonmhar thall. (2) Sloyan: cuíosach annamh: Maigh Eo-Gaillimh-Ros Comáin. Fréamh: slua nó arm, arís. Rugadh Sir Hugh Sloane (1660-1753), bunaitheoir Mhusaeum na Breataine, sa Dún. Litriú nua: Ó Sluáin. SGG &MIF.
 

COUNTY BREAKDOWN

Sloan 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 51 Armagh 36
  Belfast city 42 Cavan 2
  Cork 1 Cork city 1
  Derry 2 Donegal 1
  Down 98 Fermanagh 3
  Louth 6 Meath 2
  Monaghan 6 Roscommon 1
  Tipperary 1 Tyrone 17
  Westmeath 1