Feerick History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
The surname Feerick comes from the Gaelic Mac Phiaraic, an equivalent of the English name Peter, and was often Anglicized as MacFeyrick.
Early Origins of the Feerick family
The surname Feerick was first found in Ballinrobe, County Mayo
(Irish: Maigh Eo) located on the West coast of the Republic of Ireland
in the province of Connacht
, where it originated with a branch of the Berminghams of Dunmore, County Galway.
Early History of the Feerick family
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Feerick Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Feerick, Feyrick, MacFeerick, MacFeyrick and many more.
Early Notables of the Feerick family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Feerick family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Feerick Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- J. Feerick, who landed in New York in 1850
- John and Mary Feerick also landed in New York in 1850
- Patt, Bridget, Libby, and Michael Feerick, who arrived in New York in 1851
- Patrick Feerick was naturalized in Indiana around 1853
Feerick Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
- Mr. James Feerick, aged 13 who emigrated to Canada, arriving at the Grosse Isle Quarantine Station in Quebec aboard the ship "Greenock" departing from the port of Liverpool, England but died on Grosse Isle in August 1847 CITATION[CLOSE]
Charbonneau, André, and Doris Drolet-Dubé. A Register of Deceased Persons at Sea and on Grosse Île in 1847. The Minister of Canadian Heritage, 1997. ISBN: 0-660-198/1-1997E (p. 28)
Contemporary Notables of the name Feerick (post 1700)
- John Feerick, Dean of the Fordham Law School who arbitrated the settlement between the players' union and team owners during the NBA lockout in 1998
- Bob Feerick, professional basketball player of the 1940's
Feerick Family Crest Products
- ^ Charbonneau, André, and Doris Drolet-Dubé. A Register of Deceased Persons at Sea and on Grosse Île in 1847. The Minister of Canadian Heritage, 1997. ISBN: 0-660-198/1-1997E (p. 28)