Flynn


Flynn households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland


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

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Surname Dictionary

Flinn fairly rare: Down and scattered. Ir. Ó Floinn. See Flynn, O'Flynn.
Flynn Very numerous: all areas. Ir. Ó Floinn. from personal name Flann, meaning ruddy. The name of a number of septs in: W Cork, Roscommon, Mayo. Also in Ulster as Lynn and O'Lynn, q.v. IF & SGG.
Ó Floinn (O)Flynn: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre. Tá cúig chlann luaite ag de Bhulbh: dhá cheann i gCorcaigh (féach Múscraí Uí Fhloinn), agus trí chinn i gConnachta. Chomh maith leis sin, dhein na h-Ultaigh séimhiú ar an "F", rud a thugann Lynn, O'Lynn dúinn. IF.
O'Flynn Very numerous: mainly Munster. Ir. Ó Floinn, from first name Flann, ruddy. There were two septs in Cork, others in Connacht and Ulster. See also Flynn. IF.

    Maps

  • Flynn in 1659.
  • Flynn births mapped 1864-1913
  • Flynn 1901 census map
  • Flynn 1911 census map
  • Flynn Roman Catholic baptisms

The surname


Parishes where Flynn and a second surname are found together

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