McFadden households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Fadden fairly rare: Mayo etc. usually occurs as MacFadden, q.v. Ir. Mac Pháidín i.e. diminutive of Patrick. This name exists also in Scotland. MIF.
Mac Pháidín Mac Fadden: líonmhar: Ulaidh & Lár na Tíre. Bhí an sloinne coitinn in Éirinn agus Albain. Díspeagadh ar Phádraig, ar ndóigh.
MacFadden numerous: Ulster generally, Midlands, Sligo etc. Ir. & Scots Mac Pháidín, diminutive of Patrick. Also as Mac Fayden. See Fadden.MIF.
MacFadzean rare: Belfast area. Variant of Mac Fadden, q.v.

The surname

Parishes where McFadden and a second surname are found together


Variants in Griffith's
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Non-Griffith's Variants

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