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From: (Dennis Ahern)
Subject: Re: Surname: Fallon
Date: Sun, 2 Mar 2003 19:12:43 +0000 (UTC)
References: <Ams8a.113$wQ.143640@news.randori.com>


Mary () wrote:
: My great great grandmother's maiden name was Fallon and I am told that her
: parents were from Ireland. Does anyone know if this is a correct spelling or
: an Americanization of an Irish name? If it is an Americanization could
: anyone tell me what the original spelling of the name could be?

The name Fallon does appear in the Irish Newspaper Abstracts. All three
instances found by the search engine happen to be in County Roscommon.

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Dennis Ahern | Ireland Newspaper Abstracts
Acton, Massachusetts | http://www.newspaperabstracts.com/Ireland
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