Origins Available: Borderlands
The Scottish McCollogh name is derived from the Gaelic personal name
"Cullach," meaning "boar."
Early Origins of the McCollogh family
The surname McCollogh was first found in Wigtownshire
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Bhaile na h-Uige), formerly a county in southwestern Scotland
, now part of the Council Area of Dumfries and Galloway
, where they held a family seat
from early times and their first records appeared on the census rolls taken by the ancient Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
Early History of the McCollogh family
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McCollogh Spelling Variations
of this family name include: MacCulloch, MacCullagh, MacCully, MacCullough, MacCulley, MacCullaugh, MacCullock, MacCullie and many more.
Early Notables of the McCollogh family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the McCollogh family to Ireland
Some of the McCollogh family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 228 words (16 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the McCollogh family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Robert MacCullaugh who settled in Jamaica in 1716; John and Jane MacCulloch settled in Charles Town in 1762; Barbara and Hugh MacCullock settled in Maryland in 1774.