Early Origins of the Rynne family
The surname Rynne was first found in Leitrim
(Irish: Liatroim) anciently the western half of the kingdom of Breifne, located in Northeastern Ireland
, in Leinster
province, where they held a family seat
as a descendant of Billrian, a chief of the Heber
line of Kings, descended from Daire Cearb, brother of Lughaidh, a King of Munster
. Irish history, after the Norman Conquest
, was strongly influenced by the invasion of Strongbow
in 1172, almost equal to the enormous Irish cultural impact on England Scotland
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.
Early History of the Rynne family
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Rynne Spelling Variations
of this family name include: McRinn, Rinn, Ring, McCrann, McCran, Cran, Crann, Rynne and many more.
Early Notables of the Rynne family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Rynne family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Rynne Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Patrick Rynne, who arrived in Michigan in 1883
- Austin Rynne, who arrived in Michigan in 1883
Rynne Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- Anne Rynne, aged 20, a servant, who arrived in South Australia in 1859 aboard the ship "Lady Ann"
Contemporary Notables of the name Rynne (post 1700)
- William A. Rynne, American fighter pilot and flying ace in the U.S. Army Air Forces, during World War II, credited with 5 aerial victories
- William "Willie" Rynne, Irish Republican who fought in the 1916 Rising
- Frank Rynne, Irish singer, record producer, writer, and historian