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Kinane History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Irish names tend to vary widely in their spelling and overall form. The original Gaelic form of the name Kinane is O Cianain.

Early Origins of the Kinane family


The surname Kinane was first found in County Fermanagh (Irish: Fear Manach) in the southwestern part of Northern Ireland, Province of Ulster, where they held a family seat from ancient times.

Early History of the Kinane family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Kinane research.
Another 129 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1600 and 1659 are included under the topic Early Kinane History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Kinane Spelling Variations


Within the archives researched, many different spelling variations of the surname Kinane were found. These included One reason for the many variations is that scribes and church officials often spelled an individual's name as it sounded. This imprecise method often led to many versions. Keenan, O'Keenan and others.

Early Notables of the Kinane family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Kinane family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Kinane Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Miss. Isabella Kinane, aged 2 who was emigrating through Grosse Isle Quarantine Station, Quebec aboard the ship "Euclid" departing 1st June 1847 from Glasgow, Scotland; the ship arrived on 29th July 1847 but she died on board [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Charbonneau, André, and Doris Drolet-Dubé. A Register of Deceased Persons at Sea and on Grosse Île in 1847. The Minister of Canadian Heritage, 1997. ISBN: 0-660-198/1-1997E (p. 83)
  • Mr. Richard Kinane, aged 45 who was emigrating through Grosse Isle Quarantine Station, Quebec aboard the ship "Abbotsford" departing 23rd April 1847 from Dublin, Ireland; the ship arrived on 21st June 1847 but he died on board [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Charbonneau, André, and Doris Drolet-Dubé. A Register of Deceased Persons at Sea and on Grosse Île in 1847. The Minister of Canadian Heritage, 1997. ISBN: 0-660-198/1-1997E (p. 83)

Kinane Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Pat Kinane, aged 22, a farm servant, who arrived in South Australia in 1859 aboard the ship "North"

Contemporary Notables of the name Kinane (post 1700)


  • Terry Kinane, American BAFTA Award nominated director, best known for his work on Birds of a Feather (1989) and Goodnight Sweetheart (1996-1999)
  • Kyle Kinane, American actor and writer, known for Epic (2013), Funny People (2009) and Kyle Kinane: Whiskey Icarus (2012)
  • Emma Kinane (b. 1996), English actress, known for her roles in Reservoir Hill (2009), Choice Night (2010) and Spies and Lies (2010)

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Citations


  1. ^ Charbonneau, André, and Doris Drolet-Dubé. A Register of Deceased Persons at Sea and on Grosse Île in 1847. The Minister of Canadian Heritage, 1997. ISBN: 0-660-198/1-1997E (p. 83)

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