Lynn, Lynd, Linn

Padraig Mac Giolla-Domhnaigh

Lynn, Lynd, Linn—These three names are the anglicised forms of the Co. Antrim sept of O'Flynn (O'Floinn) that occupied the ancient district of Hy-Tuertre in East of the present Co. Antrim. These three names are general throughout the North-Eastern Counties of Ulster, particularly in Co. Antrim and Belfast City.

Alphabetical Index of Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

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