Heslan heads of household in the 1911 census

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For background on how the map was made (and its flaws), see the relevant blog entry.

Surname Dictionary

Heslin Quite numerous: Cavan-Longford-Leitrim. Ir. Ó h-Eislin, properly Ó h-Eisleanáin who were a sept of Leitrim. Possibly connected with éislinn, flaw, defect. MIF.
Ó h-Eisleanáin Heslin: tá an leagan sa giorraithe go Ó h-Eislin anois.
Ó h-Eislin Heslin: líon beag: Breifne (Cabhán, Liatroim agus máguaird). Bhain an dream sa le Maothail (Liatroim) riamh agus is ann atáid fós. MIF.

DEDs where Heslan and a second surname are found together


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