Glennon


Glennon households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland


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

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Surname Dictionary

Glenanne Very rare: Dublin. See Glennon.
Glennon numerous: Midlands, Galway etc. Ir. Mag Leannáin, (leann = cloak). MacLysaght notes that it may be Ó Gloinín in Connacht. SI & SGG.
MacGlennon Quite numerous: Down etc. Ir. Mag Leannáin, leann, a cloak. The name was associated with the Midlands. See also Glennon.
Mag Leannáin Glennon, Mac Glennon: líonmhar: Lár na Tíre & rl. Sloinne Laighneach atá le fáil sa Dún, leis. Fréamh: leann = clóca, fallaing, ach ní thógfaí ar an léitheoir a cheapfadh gur leannán = suiríoch atá i gceist.

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