I'm always on the search for info about the surnames in our family, including:
- Killion -- Co. Roscommon, Rahara parish, townland of Barnacullen
-- Also see the Killion website.
- Naughten -- Co. Roscommon, Kiltoom parish (Also: someone else's website on
- Seery -- Co. Roscommon, Kilmeane parish, townland of Cornamaddy
- Devine -- Co. Leitrim, Bornacoola parish, townland of Ballygeera (Ballygeether)
- McGarry -- Co. Leitrim, Bornacoola parish, townlands of Ballygeera and Drumard
- McGinty, McGovern -- Co. Leitrim, Gortletteragh
- Hertle (or Hoerdle) --
Kaufbeuren, Bavaria, Germany
- Drenkel (or Drenkelfus), Rabe -- Ovenhausen or Hoxter, Westphalia, Germany
Here is "Kev's Genealogy 101",
a write-up giving tips and hints
that have worked in my own research. I hope they are helpful to you, too!
Some other useful websites for genealogy are these:
-- Kevin C. Killion
I'd very much welcome your comments or tips on any of these names and places
-- send me a message at
Any tips or comments are very welcomed!
Go to my Killion Genealogy page.
Go to my "Genealogy 101" page of tips and hints
that have worked for me.
Go to my home page (lots of other subjects).