Leene 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

Leane Quite numerous: Kerry etc. Ir. Ó Laighin, Ó Laoghain. A Kerry-W Limerick name also appearing as Lyne and Lyons. Laighean is a lance or spear, but the derivation is conjectural. IF.
Leen Quite numerous: Kerry etc. A variant of Lyne, q.v.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Non-Griffith's Variants

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