The surname MacFeerick comes from the Gaelic Mac Phiaraic, an equivalent of the English name Peter, and was often Anglicized as MacFeyrick.
Early Origins of the MacFeerick family
The surname MacFeerick 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 MacFeerick family
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MacFeerick Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Feerick, Feyrick, MacFeerick, MacFeyrick and many more.
Early Notables of the MacFeerick family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the MacFeerick family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: J. Feerick, who landed in New York in 1850; John and Mary Feerick, who also landed in New York in 1850; Patt, Bridget, Libby, and Michael Feerick, who arrived in New York in 1851.