This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: Murph_ Surnames: Murphy, O'Hara, Carlon, McDonnel, Classification: queries Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/surnames.carlon/36.3.1/mb.ashx Message Board Post: All, My Carlon's, in the late 1800s were in County Mayo, Ireland Gel originated in the townland of Gallen, and went to the UK after marriage -- they had 5 children, of which 4 survived but all have passed now. I have done and continue researching the CARLON surname, and it is not very common so any information known as well as trees, should be posted online publicly so we can start getting a feel for the origins. Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board.