A Survey of English Bynames: Occupational Bynames

by Mari ingen Briain meic Donnchada (Kathleen M. O'Brien)

© 2002-2013 by Kathleen M. O'Brien. All rights reserved.
Version 1.6, updated 28 June 2013

This article is a work in progress. The bynames are being added in no particular order. For the most part, they are being added as I need to research certain types of bynames for S.C.A. names.

In extracting names for this article, I am focusing on names that:

Later names are likely to be inherited surnames rather than literal bynames, but I have included them here to show the evolution of the names.


General Classes of Bynames

Specific Byname Elements

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