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Where did the Irish Doorly family come from? What is the Irish Doorly family crest and coat of arms? When did the Doorly family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Doorly family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Doorley, Dorley, O'Dorely, O'Doorley, Dorly and many more.
First found in Galway, where they held a family seat as a sept of Ui Maine (Hy Main) one of the most important groups of clanns in Irish history, after the Norman Conquest of England, was strongly influenced by the invasion of Strongbow in 1172, almost equal to the enormous Irish cultural impact on England Scotland, Wales and the whole of Europe before the Norman Conquest from the 1st to 7th centuries. Many Irish clanns, sept names were intermixed and family groupings became almost indistinguishable. This family name was found later in County Offaly.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Doorly research. Another 143 words(10 lines of text) covering the years 179 and 1798 are included under the topic Early Doorly History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Doorly Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..
The Doorly Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Doorly Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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