Killen births between 1864 and 1913


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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.
 

Districts where Killen and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Killen: 721
  • McKillen: 296
  • Killan: 12
  • Killin: 46
  • Kiln: 1
  • Killon: 14
  • Killun: 5
  • McKillon: 7
  • McKillan: 5
  • Killens: 2

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