Cullen Family History

Meaning of surname: Cullen

Cullen is a surname of Gaelic origin. It is thought to be derived from the pre 8th century Old Gaelic name O' Cuileannain, with the prefix O' indicating a male descendant of, plus the personal byname Cuilleannain.[citation needed] The name seems to be related to Cullinane. While Cullen is encountered primarily in Dublin and southeast Ireland, Cullinan/Cullinane used almost exclusively in western Ireland on a North-South-Axis from Galway to Cork.[1] A distribution map of the name has been processed on a genealogy site.[2]

We found 854,878 Genealogy and Family History Records for Cullen in our Newspaper Archive.

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835,217 Digital Copies of Newspapers
7,685 Pictures of Obituaries
3,125 Government Documents
52 Historical Books
8,799 Social Security Death Records

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