Lyness Family History
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Lyness Name Meaning
Northern English and Irish: in part at least, probably a variant spelling of Lines. It was taken to County Armagh, Ireland, in the 17th century and is now found chiefly in counties Antrim and Down, where it is sometimes used for Mac Aleenan.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lavers, Hynes, Lynch, Ness, Dyess, Anness, Less, Mynes, Lykes, Lyne