Lennon


    Maps

  • Lennon in 1659.

  • Lennon births mapped 1864-1913

  • Lennon 1901 census map

  • Lennon 1911 census map

  • Lennon Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 1
  • Full surname history
  • Websites

    Lennan
    Very extensive on Dublin Lennan/Lennon families



Parishes where Lennon and a second surname are found together

Surname:


All variants of Lennon

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

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Antrim:22Armagh:99Belfast city:15Carlow:23
Cavan:7Clare:8Cork:7Derry:10
Down:88Dublin:23Dublin city:15Fermanagh:4
Galway:14Kerry:1Kildare:13Kilkenny:5
Laois:15Leitrim:5Longford:45Louth:74
Mayo:4Meath:4Monaghan:34Offaly:14
Roscommon:52Tipperary:2Tyrone:20Waterford:9
Westmeath:36Wexford:3Wicklow:14

Surname Dictionary

Fada Long: bua-aidiacht a ghlac áit an tsloinne bhunaidh ach ní dócha go bhfuil sé coitinn.
Lenane rare: Cork etc. See Linnane.
Lennan Very rare: Dublin. See Lennon.
Lennon Very numerous: Ulster generally, South East, E Galway-Mayo etc. Ir. Ó Lionáin, ó Ó Leannáin. The derivation may be from leann, a cloak, or leannán, a lover, paramour. In any event, there were distinct septs in Fermanagh, Galway and Cork. The name has been changed in some cases to Leonard, an English name, q.v. IF.
Ó Leannáin Lennon, Lannin: an-líonmhar: Ulaidh, Oir-dheisceart, Gaillimh-Maigh Eo. Bhí clann airchinneach ag Lios Gabhail, Fear Manach agus dream eile ag Cill Ala. Bhí clann in oirthear na Gaillimhe a bhain le h-Ó Ceallaigh agus an ceathrú ceann ag Cuan Dor, i gCorca Laoidhe. Deineadh Leonard díobh, áiteanna. Athleagan: Ó Lionnáin. IF.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Lenane: 16
Lennan: 166
Lennane: 83
Lennon: 685
Lenon: 3
Linnen: 8

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Fada
Leanane
Leannan
Lenin
Linnan
Linnin
Linning
Linnon
Linon
Lynnan
O Leannain
O Lennan
O Lennane
O Lynnan


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