The original Gaelic form of McKinnie was Mac Cionaoith.
, at Truagh where they were known as the Lords of Truagh.
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A name was often recorded during the Middle Ages under several different spelling variations
during the life of its bearer because literacy was rare there was no real push to clearly define any of the languages found in the British Isles at that time. Variations found of the name McKinnie include MacKenna, MacKennagh, MacKenney, MacKenny, MacKinna, MacKinnie and many more.