Verey History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Verey family
The surname Verey was first found in Lanarkshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Lannraig) a former county in the central Strathclyde region of Scotland, now divided into the Council Areas of North Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire, and the City of Glasgow, where they held a family seat at Rutherglen from early times, some say before the Norman Conquest in 1066. An ancient couplet says "nae man can tell, nae man has seen, when the Faries Haena in Ruglen been." A rough translation of this couplet: "no man can remember when there hasn't been a family of Faries at Rutherglen." 
Important Dates for the Verey family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Verey research. Another 90 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1296 and are included under the topic Early Verey History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Verey Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Fairie, Fairrie, Farie, Fairey, Ferry, Ferrie, Fairy, Faireye and many more.
Early Notables of the Verey family (pre 1700)
More information is included under the topic Early Verey Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Verey family to Ireland
Some of the Verey family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 77 words (6 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Verey migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Typical Verey Emigration from the United Kingdom to North America
Verey Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Isaac Verey, who arrived in Virginia in 1701 
Verey migration to Australia
Emigration to Australia
followed the First Fleets
of convicts, tradespeople and early settlers. Early immigrants include:
Verey Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- Felix H. Verey, aged 21, who arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Violet"
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