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Murry households in mid-19th century Ireland

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See below for a parish-by-parish breakdown of household numbers in each county (paying).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Antrim 1 Armagh 1
Cavan 1 Dublin city 2
Galway 1 Leitrim 1
Limerick 1 Longford 3
Louth 7 Mayo 2
Meath 1 Monaghan 1
Offaly 1 Roscommon 2
Sligo 3 Tipperary 2
Waterford 1 Westmeath 1

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

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.

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Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
McMaury 20
McMorray 12
McMurray 248
McMurrey 2
McMurry 6
Moray 4
Murray 4455
Murry 32


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Muireadhaigh
M'Murry
Mac Muireadhaigh
MacIlmurray
MacMorrow
MacMurray
MacMurry
Mackmury
Mori


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