The surname O'Pry comes from the Irish a Preith or O Preith, from the Pictish word predhae.
Early Origins of the O'Pry family
The surname O'Pry was first found in County Down
(Irish:An Dún) part of the Province of Ulster
, in Northern Ireland
, formerly known as county St Mirren, where it is of Pictish origin.
Early History of the O'Pry family
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O'Pry Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the O'Pry family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the O'Pry family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Hugh O'Pray and John Prey, who were recorded as British aliens in New York and Maine during the War of 1812; David Prey, who arrived in New York in 1816.
Contemporary Notables of the name O'Pry (post 1700)
- Sean O'Pry (b. 1989), American male model from Kennesaw, Georgia who has worked for Calvin Klein, Giorgio Armani, Versace, Dolce & Gabbana, Ralph Lauren and many more