George Lynch

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Born in York, Pennsylvania, USA on 1771 to George Lynch and Margaret McCorkle. George married Elizabeth Clawson and had 7 children. He passed away on 1845 in Claiborne, Tennessee, USA.

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Surname meaning for "Lynch"

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic

Ó Loingsigh
‘descendant of Loingseach’, a personal name meaning ‘mariner’ (from long ‘ship’). This is now a common surname in Ireland but of different local origins, for example chieftain families in counties Antrim and Tipperary, while in Ulster and Connacht there were families called
Ó Loingseacháin
who later shortened their name to
Ó Loingsigh
and also Anglicized it as
Lynch
.

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