McSorley households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

Householders by county in (1847-64), as on the map

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Surname Dictionary

MacSorley numerous: Tyrone-Armagh etc. Ir. Mac Somhairle, from Norse "summer-farer". Scottish galloglasses who came to Ireland in 14 cent and formed a powerful sept. In Scotland the name relates to both Mac Donalds and Camerons. MIF.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Non-Griffith's Variants

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