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Subject: Re: VENCENT SURNAME
Date: Wed, 21 Jan 1998 02:11:01 +0000
MacLysaght's has the following info for VINCENT:
VINCENT - This English surname was well established in Cos. Limerick
and Dublin by mid-seventeenth century. It has been used in Co. Derry
as a substitute for MacAvinchy.
SOURCE: MacLysaght - The Surnames of Ireland by Edward MacLysaght.
Sixth Edition. Irish Academic Press; 1997. Page 294-295
Hope this helps.