Murray


    Maps

  • Murray in 1659.

  • Murray births mapped 1864-1913

  • Murray 1901 census map

  • Murray 1911 census map

  • Murray Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 2
  • Full surname history
  • Websites

    Murray
    Clondulane, Cork (archived)

    Murray
    Waterford/ Australia

    Murray
    Argentina (archived)



Parishes where Murray and a second surname are found together

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Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Antrim:169Armagh:109Belfast city:90Carlow:37
Cavan:119Clare:52Cork:319Cork city:37
Derry:120Donegal:177Down:277Dublin:178
Dublin city:91Fermanagh:92Galway:262Kerry:10
Kildare:92Kilkenny:55Laois:55Leitrim:85
Limerick:52Limerick city:7Longford:81Louth:95
Mayo:194Meath:235Monaghan:170Offaly:109
Roscommon:278Sligo:69Tipperary:111Tyrone:84
Waterford:168Westmeath:224Wexford:63Wicklow:89

Surname Dictionary

Mac Muireadhaigh Mac Murray: líonmhar: oirthear Uladh. Albanaigh ó Ghallgallaibh iad sa ach bhí clann i mBreifne, gaolmhar leis na Ruaircigh, leis. Is Mac Morrow a bhíonn ar an ndream deireannach sa anois - táid le fáil i gConnachta.
MacIlmurray rare: Belfast area. Ir. Mac Giolla Mhuire, Muire, the Blessed Virgin. The name was associated with W Ulster. See also Gilmore.
MacMorrow numerous: mainly Connacht. Ir. Mac Muireadhaigh (mariner). A name associated with the O'Rourkes of Breifne.
MacMurray numerous: E Ulster etc. Ir. Mac Muireadhaigh, (mariner). Mod. Mac Muirí, a sept of Leitrim, but mainly Scottish from Galloway. SS.
MacMurry rare: Belfast area. Variant of Mac Murray, q.v.
Murray Very numerous: all areas. Ir. Ó Muireadhaigh, Mac Muireadhaigh. These derive from the popular first name Muireadhach, lord, master. The name extended to Scotland whence many present-day Murrays in Ulster. See also Murrihy. IF.
Ó Muireadhaigh (1) Murray (2) Murrihy: an-líonmhar gach aird ach baineann (2) leis an gClár. Clúdaíonn (1) sloinnte Gaelacha éagsúla ach bhí Ó Muireadhaigh i Ros Comáin, ba chuid d'Uí Maine iad. De bhunadh Albanach cuid mhaith des na h-Ultaigh agus Mac Muireadhaigh orthu, le ceart. Ciallaíonn an sean-ainm Muiredach "tiarna" is cosúil agus bhí naomh leis an ainm seo ina éarlamh ar dheoise Chill Ala.

Murray variants in Griffith's
with total households

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McMaury: 20
McMorray: 12
McMurray: 248
McMurrey: 2
McMurry: 6
Moray: 4
Murray: 4455
Murry: 32

Non-Griffith's variants of Murray

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M'Murry
Mac Muireadhaigh
MacIlmurray
Mackmury
MacMorrow
MacMurray
MacMurry
McMorey
McMorrey
McMurey
Mooray
Mori
Morow
Morrows
Morry
Murea
Murie
Murrye
O Muireadhaigh
O Murray
O Murrey
O Murry
O Mury


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