McKenny births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Mac Cionaodha Mac Kenna: an-líonmhar tríd an dtír: tuaisceart Laighean go speisialta. Dream de chuid Niallaigh an Deiscirt a bhí suite i dTriúch (Muineachán). Bíonn Mag Cineáith orthu sa Mhumhain. Bhí cáil orthu i gcursaí litearatha. Ainm a bhí i bhfeidhm san 8 céad is ea Cináed nó Cionaodh agus iasacht, b'fhéidir, ón bPictis. Bhí sé ar chéad rí Alban, Cináed Mac Ailpein, d'éag 860 A.D.GPN & IF.
MacKeeney Very rare: Donegal. See Mac Keaney.
MacKenna Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster and Midlands. Ir. Mac Cionaoith, from first name Cionaoth (Kenneth) which may be of Pictish origin. A sept of the Southern Uí Néill in Monaghan, they also flourished in Roscommon. In Munster it became Mag Cineáith (accent on last syllable). SGG & GPN.
MacKenny fairly rare: Tyrone-Armagh-Down-Louth; Leitrim. Variant of Mac Kenna, q.v.
Mag Cineáith Mac Kenna: leagan iar-Luimnigh den sloinne Mac Cionaoith, q.v.
 

Districts where McKenny and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • MacKenna: 15
  • McKenna: 9009
  • McKenny: 268
  • McKenney: 89
  • McAnaw: 19
  • McKeena: 5
  • McKeeney: 29
  • McKeney: 9
  • McKena: 19
  • Gnaw: 1
  • Gnee: 1
  • Mc Kenna: 2462
  • McEnna: 5
  • McGenna: 1
  • McGuinna: 1
  • McKenne: 4
  • McEna: 23
  • McEnea: 9
  • McEnee: 6
  • McKinna: 7
  • McEnay: 6
  • Guinnaw: 2
  • McCenna: 2
  • McQuinna: 7

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