× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright 2000 - 2016

Origins Available: French, Scottish


Ferrie Early Origins



The surname Ferrie 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." To translate this couplet means that no man can remember when there hasn't been a family of Faries at Rutherglen.

Close

Ferrie Spelling Variations


Expand

Ferrie Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Fairie, Fairrie, Farie, Fairey, Ferry, Ferrie, Fairy, Faireye and many more.

Close

Ferrie Early History


Expand

Ferrie Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Ferrie research. Another 170 words (12 lines of text) covering the year 1296 is included under the topic Early Ferrie History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Ferrie Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Ferrie Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Ferrie Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Ferrie In Ireland


Expand

Ferrie In Ireland



Some of the Ferrie family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 281 words (20 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

The Great Migration


Expand

The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Ferrie Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Francisco Ferrie, aged 25, arrived in New Orleans, La in 1838

Close

Contemporary Notables of the name Ferrie (post 1700)


Expand

Contemporary Notables of the name Ferrie (post 1700)



  • Adam Ferrie (1777-1863), Scottish-born, Canadian businessman and politician
  • Colin Campbell Ferrie (1808-1856), Canadian merchant, banker, and politician, 1st Mayor of Hamilton, Ontario (1847)
  • Gladstone Mansfield Ferrie (1892-1955), Canadian Liberal party member of the Canadian House of Commons
  • Kenneth Ferrie (b. 1978), English professional golfer

Close

Ferrie Family Crest Products


Expand

Ferrie Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



    Other References

    1. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    2. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    3. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    4. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and David Hicks. The Highland Clans The Dynastic Origins, Cheifs and Background of the Clans. New York: C.N. Potter, 1968. Print.
    5. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    6. Catholic Directory For Scotland. Glasgow: Burns Publications. Print.
    7. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    8. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    9. Barrow, G.W.S Ed. The Charters of David I The Written Acts of David I King of Scots, 1124-53 and of His Son Henry, Earl of Northumerland, 1139-52. Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, 1999. Print.
    10. Fairbairn,. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
    11. ...

    The Ferrie Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Ferrie 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.

    This page was last modified on 9 October 2014 at 16:03.

    Sign Up

      


    FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
    House of Names on Facebook
    Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
    Houseofnames on Pinterest