Fenton - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

Padraig Mac Giolla-Domhnaigh
1923

Fenton—This name in the districts surrounding Killarney, Co. Kerry, and of Mitchelstown, Co. Cork, is respectively the anglicised form of Fenaghty (O'Fionnachta) and Fieghney (O'Fiachna).

Alphabetical Index of Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

See also Woulfe’s Irish Names and Surnames
and O'Hart's Irish Pedigrees