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Today's Irish surnames are underpinned by a multitude of rich histories. The name Delane originally appeared in Gaelic as Dubhshlainte. The word "dubh" means black, and Slaine is topographical; it is Anglicized as Slaney, and may refer to the river Slaney.

Delane Early Origins



The surname Delane was first found in Leinster, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.

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Delane Spelling Variations


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Delane Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Delaney, Delany, Delane, Delaune, Dalaney and others.

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Delane Early History


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Delane Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Delane research. Another 293 words (21 lines of text) covering the years 1178 and 1202 are included under the topic Early Delane History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Delane Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Delane Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Delane Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Delane Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • John Delane, who arrived in Maryland in 1740

Delane Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • James Delane, aged 20, a labourer, arrived in South Australia in 1858 aboard the ship "Sir Thomas Gresham"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Delane (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Delane (post 1700)



  • John Thaddeus Delane (1817-1879), English journalist

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Delane Family Crest Products


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Delane Family Crest Products




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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
    2. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    3. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    4. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    5. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    6. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    7. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    8. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    9. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
    10. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
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    The Delane Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Delane Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 16 March 2010 at 07:10.

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