Killen


    Maps

  • Killen in 1659.

  • Killen births mapped 1864-1913

  • Killen 1901 census map

  • Killen 1911 census map

  • Killen Roman Catholic baptisms new!


Parishes where Killen 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:18Armagh:2Belfast city:14Cork city:1
Derry:1Donegal:3Down:52Fermanagh:2
Galway:1Kildare:1Louth:8Mayo:1
Meath:7Offaly:6Tyrone:3Westmeath:5

Surname Dictionary

Killen numerous: Ulster generally. Ir. Mac Coilin, from the Scots Gaelic first name Cailean which gives the popular Colin, much used by the Campbells. A family of galloglasses employed by the O'Donnells in 16 cent. See also Mac Callion.MIF.
Mac Coilín Mac Killen, Cullen: líon beag: Ulaidh. Féach Mac Cailín.
MacKillen fairly numerous: Antrim-Down etc. Scots Gaelic Mac Coilin, from Cailean or Colin, dimin. of Nicholas. Galloglasses from Argyle 15 cent. SI & SS.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Killan: 10
Killen: 125
Killin: 20
McKillen: 17

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Killens
Killn
Killon
Killun
Kiln
Mac Coilin
MacKillen
McKillan
McKillon


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