The Mucker name comes from the Gaelic "mùgach," meaning "surly."
Early Origins of the Mucker family
The surname Mucker was first found in Banffshire
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Bhanbh), former Scottish county located in the northeasterly Grampian region of Scotland
, now of divided between the Council Areas of Moray and Aberdeenshire
, where they were they held a family seat
at Balnabruiche in Strathspey.
Early History of the Mucker family
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Mucker Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Moggach, Mougache, Muggah, Moygach, Muggach and many more.
Early Notables of the Mucker family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Mucker family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Georg Christopher Muck, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1752; Conrad Muck, who came to Charles Town, SC
in 1764; John Muggach, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1817.
Contemporary Notables of the name Mucker (post 1700)
- Larry Donnell Mucker (b. 1954), former American football wide receiver in the National Football League who played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1977-1980)