Early Origins of the Shugrue family
The surname Shugrue was first found in Kerry (Irish:Ciarraí) part of the former County Desmond
(14th-17th centuries), located in Southwestern Ireland
, in Munster
province, where they held a family seat
as Chiefs in that territory. Irish history was greatly influenced by the Norman invasion
of 1172, and thereafter, the surnames of Irish Gaelic clanns and septs and many of the Norman families became almost indistinguishable.
Early History of the Shugrue family
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Shugrue Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Sugrue, Shugrue, Shugrew, Sugrew, Sewgrew, Shewgrew, Shewgrue, Shoogrue and many more.
Early Notables of the Shugrue family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Shugrue family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..