Kennane households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

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

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Surname Dictionary

Kennan fairly rare: Dublin. Ir. Ó Coinneáin, dimin. of Conn (SGG), or Mac Fhionnáin, a sept of Oriel (SI).
Mac Fhionnáin Kennan: fíor-annamh: Tír Eoghain. Féach Ó Cuinneáin, Ó Cianáin.
MacKennan rare: Belfast area, Antrim. Ir. Mac Fhionnáin, dimin. of Fionn, fair, blond. associated with Oriel (Armagh-Monaghan). Also a possible connection with Scots Gaelic Mac Fhionnghain (fair-born). SI & SS.
Ó Coineáin Kennan: féach Ó Cuineáin & Ó Cuinneáin.
Ó Coinneáin Kennan: féach Ó Cuinneáin.


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

Parishes where Kennane and a second surname are found together


Variants in Griffith's
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Non-Griffith's Variants

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