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The Cullinane surname is an Anglicization of the Irish Gaelic "Ó Cuilleannáin."

Cullinane Early Origins



The surname Cullinane was first found in Donegal (Irish: Dún na nGall), northwest Ireland in the province of Ulster, sometimes referred to as County Tyrconnel, where they held a family seat at Mullinashee. They are descended from Cormac, son of Culenan, known as Cormac McCulenan, King and Bishop of Munster who reigned for seven years in 905. Irish history, after the Norman Conquest of England, was strongly influenced by the invasion of Strongbow in 1172, almost equal to the enormous Irish cultural impact on England Scotland, Wales and the whole of Europe before the Norman Conquest from the 1st to 7th centuries. Many Irish clanns, sept names were intermixed and family groupings became almost indistinguishable. This family name was found later in Cork (Barryroe), Clare and east Munster.

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Cullinane Spelling Variations


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Cullinane Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Cullinan, Cullinane, Cullenan, Quillinane, Quillane, Quillene, O'Cullinan, O'Cullinane and many more.

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Cullinane Early History


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Cullinane Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cullinane research. Another 257 words (18 lines of text) covering the years 1558, 1584, 1585, 1645, and 1653 are included under the topic Early Cullinane History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Cullinane Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Cullinane Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 23 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Cullinane Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Cullinane Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • James Cullinane, aged 26, who arrived in America from Co Kerry, Ireland, in 1892
  • Jeremh. Cullinane, aged 21, who arrived in America, in 1896

Cullinane Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Johanna Cullinane, aged 3, who arrived in America from Ballineen, Ireland, in 1909
  • Daniel Cullinane, aged 7, who arrived in America from Ballineen, Ireland, in 1909
  • Ellen Cullinane, aged 36, who arrived in America from Ballineen, Ireland, in 1909
  • Annie Cullinane, aged 17, who arrived in America from Washington, Ireland, in 1909
  • Charles Cullinane, aged 8, who arrived in America from Ballineen, Ireland, in 1909
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Cullinane (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Cullinane (post 1700)



  • John M. Cullinane, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1912
  • A. D. Cullinane, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1912
  • Charles "Charlie" Cullinane (1943-2015), Irish hurler for Cork (1968-1970)
  • Seán Cullinane (b. 1969), retired Irish hurler
  • David Cullinane, Irish Sinn Féin politician
  • Peter James Cullinane (b. 1936), the Irish First Catholic Bishop of Palmerston North

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See Also


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    Other References

    1. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1992. Print.
    2. Read, Charles Anderson. The Cabinet of Irish Literature Selections from the Works of the Chief Poets, Orators and Prose Writers of Ireland 4 Volumes. London: Blackie and Son, 1884. Print.
    3. Harris, Ruth-Ann and B. Emer O'Keefe. The Search for Missing Friends Irish Immigrant Advertisements Placed in the Boston Pilot Volume II 1851-1853. Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1991. Print.
    4. O'Hart, John. Irish Pedigress 5th Edition in 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0737-4).
    5. Bell, Robert. The Book of Ulster Surnames. Belfast: Blackstaff, 1988. Print. (ISBN 10-0856404160).
    6. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    7. Tepper, Michael Ed & Elizabeth P. Bentley Transcriber. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of Philadelphia 1800-1819. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1986. Print.
    8. Woodham-Smith, Cecil. The Great Hunger Ireland 1845-1849. New York: Old Town Books, 1962. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-385-3).
    9. MacLysaght, Edward. Mores Irish Familes. Dublin: Irish Academic, 1982. Print. (ISBN 0-7165-0126-0).
    10. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    11. ...

    The Cullinane Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Cullinane Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 26 January 2016 at 09:38.

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