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Origin and popularity of the name FERRIES


Ferries : 1: Scottish: according to Black either a shortened form of MacFerries an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fearghuis ‘son of Fergus’ or an altered form of Fergus itself. Compare Ferris.2: Irish and Scottish: variant of Ferris.3: English (of Norman origin): habitational name a variant of Ferris.

Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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