Relationship=Great-grandfather of Dorothy Kollros.
Last Edited=19 Jan 2009
The family lived in Killough in northern Ireland, but which Killough was it? The townland of Killough in County Antrim is in the Parish of Aghalee? Or The townland of Killough in County Down is in the Parish of Rathmullan?
Spelling variations of the surname Bannon include: Banain, O'Bannon, Banim, O'Bannaghan, Bannaghan, O'Banan and many more. The surname was first found in throughout the four provinces of Ireland. Bearers of O'Banain were anciently seated at Lim Ui Bhanin (now known as Leap Castle)in Offaly, and the surname is recorded in southern Offaly and northern Tipperary in the census of 1659.