Dillon


    Maps

  • Dillon in 1659.

  • Dillon births mapped 1864-1913

  • Dillon 1901 census map

  • Dillon 1911 census map

  • Dillon Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname



  • Family histories: 6
  • Full surname history

Parishes where Dillon and a second surname are found together

Surname:



Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Antrim:30Armagh:23Belfast city:13Carlow:30
Cavan:11Clare:70Cork:40Cork city:8
Derry:17Donegal:7Down:16Dublin:63
Dublin city:45Galway:91Kerry:25Kildare:32
Kilkenny:36Laois:35Leitrim:4Limerick:63
Limerick city:12Longford:21Louth:14Mayo:87
Meath:37Monaghan:8Offaly:50Roscommon:96
Sligo:3Tipperary:57Tyrone:29Waterford:20
Westmeath:53Wexford:63Wicklow:16

Surname Dictionary

Dillane Quite numerous: Limerick-Kerry. Ir. Ó Duilleáin, a form of Ó Dalláin peculiar to that region and often changed to Dillon. Also as Dilleen in Galway. SI.
Dillon Very numerous: Midlands, N Connacht and generally. Ir. Diolún. One of the great Anglo-Norman families. In Munster, it often represents Ó Duilleáin. IF.
Díolún Dillon: an-líonmhar i gcoitinne, Lár na Tíre & Connachta go sonrach. Normannaigh a shocraigh san Iar-Mhí - Dúiche Diolúin - agus bhí an chlann pairteach in imeachtaí náisiúnta ó shoin i leith. Bhí siad chun tosaigh ar an Mór-Roinn, leis. Áiteanna sa Mhumhain, tugadh Dillon ar Ó Duilleáin, q.v. IF.
Ó Duilleáin Dillane, Dillon: líon beag: Luimneach & Ciarraí. Ceapann de Bhulbh gur leagan den sloinne neamh-choitinn Ó Dalláin é. Deineadh Dillon de le h-ardnós. SI.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Dilane: 4
Dillan: 4
Dillane: 193
Dillon: 1226

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Dilan
Dillen
Dillin
Dilling
Dillone
Dillonn
Dioluin
Diolun
Diolun
Dullyne
O Dillane
O Dillon
O Duilleain


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