Downing, Dunning - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

AuthorPadraig Mac Giolla-Domhnaigh
Date1923
SourceSome Anglicised Surnames in Ireland
Section

Downing, Dunning—These two names are the later anglicised forms of Downey and Dunneen, respectively, in South Munster. O'Dúnadhaigh being the Gaelic of the O'Downey sept of Co. Kerry, and O'Duinnín the Gaelic of the other sept O'Dunneen.

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