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No Qinn households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

MacQuinn: fairly rare: Kerry-Limerick. Ir. Mac Cuinn, from first name Conn.
Quinn: Very numerous: all areas, especially Ulster. Ir. Ó Cuinn, from first name Conn, meaning, perhaps, "chief" or "sense". There were a number of septs: Thomond (Clare), Tyrone, Antrim, Longford. Those of Thomond are represented by the Earl of Dunraven.
Ó Cuinn: Quinn: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre. Bhí clanna éagsúla i dTír Eoghain, Aontroim, Longfort, an Clár, Maigh Eo. In Ulaidh, tá meascadh le Ó Coinne, q.v. An t-ainm stairiúil Conn is préamh don sloinne seo. Ciallaíonn sé saoi nó taoiseach, deirtear.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
McQuinn 23
Quin 548
Quinn 3894


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Cuinn
MacQuinn
Mc Quin
Mc Quinn
Qinn
Qinne
Quyn
Quyne
Quynn
Qwine


SECOND SURNAME


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