Meharg, Maharg - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland
|Author||Padraig Mac Giolla-Domhnaigh|
|Source||Some Anglicised Surnames in Ireland|
Meharg, Maharg—These two names are the shortened anglicised forms of M'Ilhargy. Other forms are M'Ilharg and McElhargy; in Gaelic the name is written Mac Giolla-Chairge, and is mostly found in Galloway and in Ulster, particularly in S.E. Derry.