Doolin births between 1864 and 1913

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Surname Dictionary

Doolan numerous: all areas, but mainly South East. It stands for two Irish names: (1) Ó Dubhlainn (Galway), (2) Ó Dúnlaing, Ó Dubhlaing (Laois), the latter also appears as Dowling. Dúnlang was an early first name. GPN & IF.
Doolin Quite numerous: Dublin. See Doolan.
Dooling rare: Midlands. See Doolan.
Dowling numerous: E Leinster & general. Ir. Ó Dúnlaing, one of the "seven septs of Laois". See also Doolan. Dúnlang was an early first name in Leinster. IF & SGG.
Ó Dubhláin Doolan: féach Ó Dubhlainn & Ó Dúnlaing. SGG.
O Dubhlainn Doolan: líonmhar sa tír ach bhain an chlann sa le Uí Maine (Gaillimh). SI.
O'Dowling rare: Cork. Ir. Ó Dúnlaing. One of the "Seven Septs of Laois". As Dowling they are well represented in E Leinster and generally. IF.

Districts where Doolin and a second surname are found together


Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Dowling: 5235
  • Doolin: 665
  • Dooling: 733
  • Doulan: 60
  • Dowlin: 9
  • Doolen: 17
  • Doolan: 1505
  • Douling: 12
  • Doulin: 7
  • Duling: 2

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