Lyness households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Lynas fairly numerous: Belfast, Antrim etc. Ir. Mac Giolla Fhionnáin, given by An Sloinnteoir Gaeilge, similar to the Scots Gaelic, Mac Giolla Fhinnéin which was current in Ireland in early times. See also Mac Aleenan. SGG.
Lyness fairly rare: E Ulster. See Lynas.

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