The surname O'Loan is an Anglicization of O Luain. Lambe is a very popular variant of Loane, especially among the scattered O Luain sept of Limerick
. The name Lambe also came to Ireland
through Cromwellian and other settlers from England.
Early Origins of the O'Loan family
The surname O'Loan was first found in County Limerick
, and in the ancient territory of Oriel
, the two places in which two separate septs of the same name existed. The chiefs of the O Luain sept of Limerick
were lords of Deisbeg, but were dispersed throughout Munster
after the Anglo- Norman invasion
. The O Luain sept of Oriel
in the north were scattered as well.
Early History of the O'Loan family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our O'Loan research.Another 132 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1852 and 1853 are included under the topic Early O'Loan History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
O'Loan Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Loane, Loan, O'Loane, O'Loan, O'Lowan, O'Luan, Lambe and many more.
Early Notables of the O'Loan family (pre 1700)
Notable among the family name at this time was Lieutenant George H. Lamb, who left a diary of his exploits during his service with the army in Ireland... Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early O'Loan Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the O'Loan family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
O'Loan Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Daniel Oloan, aged 35, who arrived in Missouri in 1848 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
Contemporary Notables of the name O'Loan (post 1700)
- Jack O'Loan, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1944, 1948 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html