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The Surname Rudden/Rodden

Paul Rudden got on to us wondering about the Irish surname “Rudden“. You can see his question at the end of this post. Meaning of the Irish Surname Rudden. Rudden (or Rodden) comes from the Irish Ó Rodáin (phonetically pronounced “Oh-Rudawn” ) – from the Irish for “a strong rod” – and is from a […]

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When Did your family COME to Ireland?


Let me explain about the names: We are all familiar with the concept of “emigration” and Ireland. We all arrived at some point – some stayed and some passed through after some generations. All left their imprints. Like to add your Irish surname to our list? Just  – and we’ll let you know how to […]

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