(Gaelic: Siorrachd Inbhir Àir), formerly a county in the southwestern Strathclyde region of
since the year 1095, when Lochlan MacCairlill, the royal heir apparent to the throne of
was defeated in a great battle at Ardagh in the county of Antrim and had to flee. He settled in
with his clan.
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of this family name include: MacKerlie, McKerlie, MacCurlie, McCurlie, McCurly, MacCarill, MacCarrill, MacCairlill and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: James M'Kerlie settled in Pictou Nova Scotia in 1792.