Falloon History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
The spelling and overall form of Irish names often vary considerably. The original Gaelic form of the name Falloon is O Fallamhain.
Early Origins of the Falloon family
The surname Falloon was first found in Galway
(Irish: Gaillimh) part of the province of Connacht
, located on the west coast of the Island, where they held a family seat
from very ancient times.
Early History of the Falloon family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Falloon research.Another 239 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1458, 1464, 1443 and 1466 are included under the topic Early Falloon History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Falloon Spelling Variations
In the Middle Ages many people were recorded under different spellings each time their name was written down. Research on the Falloon family name revealed numerous spelling variations
, including Fallon, O'Fallon, Fallone, Falloone and others.
Early Notables of the Falloon family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Falloon family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Falloon Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
- Mr. Luke Falloon, aged 1 who was emigrating through Grosse Isle Quarantine Station, Quebec aboard the ship "Naomi" departing 15th June 1847 from Liverpool, England; the ship arrived on 10th August 1847 but he died on board CITATION[CLOSE]
Charbonneau, André, and Doris Drolet-Dubé. A Register of Deceased Persons at Sea and on Grosse Île in 1847. The Minister of Canadian Heritage, 1997. ISBN: 0-660-198/1-1997E (p. 75)
Falloon Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
- Margaret Falloon, aged 25, a servant, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Duke of Edinburgh" in 1873
Contemporary Notables of the name Falloon (post 1700)
- Eddie Falloon (1903-1963), Irish professional football defender, member of the Ireland National Team (1931-1932)
- Patrick J. Falloon (b. 1972), Canadian retired professional ice hockey right winger who played from 1991 to 2001
- John Howard Falloon CNZM (1942-2005), New Zealand politician, Member of the New Zealand Parliament for Pahiatua (1977-1996)
- Beau Falloon (b. 1987), Australian rugby league player for the Gold Coast Titans
Falloon Family Crest Products
- ^ Charbonneau, André, and Doris Drolet-Dubé. A Register of Deceased Persons at Sea and on Grosse Île in 1847. The Minister of Canadian Heritage, 1997. ISBN: 0-660-198/1-1997E (p. 75)