Kidney households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Kedney Very rare: Dublin. See Kidney.
Kidney fairly numerous: Cork etc. Ir. Ó Dubháin (dimin. of dubh, dark). A mistranslation due to similarity of Irish word for kidney (the organ). Duane is a more "normal" anglicisation.

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