The surname Lynnott originated from a powerful family belonging to the Cambro- Normans
, who settled in Ireland
in the 13th century.
Early Origins of the Lynnott family
The surname Lynnott was first found in Connacht
(Irish: Connachta, (land of the) descendants of Conn). The Lynnotts were a powerful Cambro-Norman family who settled in Connacht
in the 13th century, and held vast lands. In 1585, their lands were significant enough to be recorded in the Composition Book of Connacht.
Early History of the Lynnott family
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Lynnott Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Lynnott family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Lynnott family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Martin Lynnot, who immigrated to Philadelphia in 1800. John Lynott arrived in Oswego, New York between 1834 and 1844; and Edward and Thomas Lynott landed in St. John, New Brunswick in 1852..