Fada


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Lannigan




No Fada households in mid-19th century Ireland


Fada households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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No Fada households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Fada: Long: bua-aidiacht a ghlac áit an tsloinne bhunaidh ach ní dócha go bhfuil sé coitinn.
Lanigan: numerous: all areas, especially Kilkenny-Carlow-Waterford. Ir. Ó Lonagáin, perhaps from lon, a blackbird, (much admired by the early Irish because of its song). The name has always been associated with Kilkenny. MIF.
Lenane: rare: Cork etc. See Linnane.
Long: Very numerous: Munster and South East, also widespread in Ulster. Ir.(1) Ó Longaigh (Cork), (2) Ó Longáin, originally of Mayo, then mainly an ecclesastical family of Munster, (3) Ó Lúing,(Kerry), (4) de Long (Anglo-Norman). The Longs of Ulster may well be of English origin. MIF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Lanagan 6
Langen 3
Lanigan 154
Lannigan 48
Lenane 16
Linnen 8
Long 1050
Lunney 11


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Fada
Leanane
Leannan
Linnan
Linning
Linnon
Linon
Longe
O'Long
O'Longy


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