Ulster variant of Mag Eochadha, which means son of Eochaidh.
Early Origins of the McGeachy family
Knoydart, where they were a sept of the MacDonalds, descended from Hector (Gaelic Eachann,) second son of Roderick MacDonald, 3rd of Moydart and Clanranald.
Early History of the McGeachy family
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McGeachy Spelling Variations
spelling variations. They include They are the result of repeated translations of the name from Gaelic to English and inconsistencies in spelling rules. McEachan, McGeachan, McKechnie, McGeachie and many more.
Early Notables of the McGeachy family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the McGeachy family to Ireland
Some of the McGeachy family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the McGeachy family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
McGeachy Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name McGeachy (post 1700)
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