Early Origins of the Pourie family
Angus (Gaelic: Aonghas), part of the Tayside region of northeastern Scotland, and present day Council Area of Angus, formerly known as Forfar or Forfarshire, at Erroll where they held a family seat in this wild and romantic highland territory. Their territories were first located in Murroes in the 14th century. The Hebridean Islands and mainlands were a refuge from Government intrusion. Henry Pourie was head of the family in 1361. Powrie Castle is a 16th-century castle north of Dundee in Scotland. The castle was built in the early 16th century and much of it is in ruin today.
Early History of the Pourie family
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Pourie Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Pourie, Powrie, Powyre and others.
Early Notables of the Pourie family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Pourie family to the New World and Oceana
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Pourie Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
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