Garry births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Garry numerous: Midlands, Clare etc. Ir. Mag Fhearadhaigh. Fearadhach was a very early personal name, possibly meaning "manly". The name originated in E Connacht and appears in many guises: Garahy, Garrihy, MacGarry and by peculiar mistranslation - O'Hare. SI & SGG.
MacGarry numerous: Ulster generally, especially Antrim; also N Leinster and N Connacht. Ir. Mag Fhearadhaigh. Fearadhach was a prestigeous first name in early Ireland, derivation not certain, possibly meaning "manly". Mod. Mac Fhearaigh. See also Mac Carry, Mac Verry & Garry.
Mag Fhearadhaigh Mac Garry, Megarry, Garry: líonmhar: oirthear Uladh, Lár na Tíre, an Clár mar a bhfuil Garry. Deir de Bhulbh gur deineadh Hare de in Oirghialla as cosúlacht éigin le "giorria"! Tá Garrihy orthu sa Chlár, leis. SI & SGG.
Magarry Very rare: Ulster. Ir. Mag Fhearaigh (SGA). See Mac Garry.
Megarry fairly numerous: Belfast, Down etc. Ir. Mag Fhearadhaigh. See Mac Garry.
 

Districts where Garry and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • McGarry: 2883
  • Garry: 880
  • MacGarry: 8
  • Garrey: 25
  • McGary: 17
  • Megarry: 405
  • Megary: 16
  • Gary: 11
  • Gairy: 6
  • Magarry: 42
  • McGarrey: 41
  • Magary: 8
  • McGarey: 14
  • McGarray: 16
  • McGerry: 19
  • Magerry: 11
  • Maggarry: 3
  • Megarey: 3
  • Megarrey: 7
  • McGarrigh: 6
  • McGirry: 3

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