Fannen


Fannen households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland


Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Surname Dictionary

Fainín Fanning: líonmhar: Port Lairge-Loch Garman & rl. A-Normannaigh a gaelaíodh agus a bhí lonnaithe uair éigin ag Baile an Fhainínigh (Fannngstown) i Luimneach. SI.
Fannin numerous: Waterford-Wexford, Belfast etc. Ir. Fainín. Anglo-Normans who became gaelicised and gave their name to Fanningstown, Limerick. MIF.
Fannon Quite numerous: Roscommon-Galway etc. Ir. Ó Fionnáin, fionn = fair, blond. A sept of Mayo. Also as Finan, Finane, Finnin. SGG.
Fennin rare: Athy (Kildare). See Fanning.

Variants in Griffith's
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