Buray


FAMILY HISTORY PUBLICATIONS



WEBSITES

Berry




No Buray households in mid-19th century Ireland


Buray households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


Click on a county name for a parish breakdown of the number of households,
and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
No Buray households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Berry: fairly numerous: Antrim, Midlands, South East, Mayo/Galway. Ir. Ó Béara. Woulfe notes the Irish name in Offaly and Mayo. Elsewhere, it is probably English of 17 cent provenance and a synonym of Bury, the placename. DBS.
Brugha: Burgess, Burrows, Bury: lionmhar in Ultaibh & Áth cliath: Sloinnte Sasanacha a ghaelaíodh. Foinse: burgh, borough = baile mór. (Cathróir de)
Bury: fairly rare: Dublin and scattered. Ir. de Brú (SGA). Anglo-Normans of 13 cent who claim the name comes from the Château de Bury in Normandy. MIF.
Ó Béara: Beary, Berry: annamh: Luimneach & rl. ach tá Berry líonmhar in Ultaibh - inimircigh sa 17 céad, is cosúil. Bhain an chlann Ghaelach le Uíbh Fhailí & Maigh Eo.
Ó Béara: rare: Ir.Lang. See Berry.


Variants and total numbers.
Click to see county numbers.
SURNAME
TOTAL
Berrie 2
Berry 368
Bury 37


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
- Click here for all sources.
- Click on a name for its sources.
SURNAME
Ó Béara
Berrey
Bourie
Brugha
Buray
Burey
Burry
O'Berry


SECOND SURNAME


Enter another name above to see counties where households of this second surname and Buray households were both found.