Sorley



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Sorley 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).

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


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Antrim 1 Longford 1
Tyrone 2    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

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 and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
McSorley 141
Sorley 4


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
M'Sorley
MacSorley
McSorrily


SECOND SURNAME


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