Ryder, Rydder - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

AuthorPadraig Mac Giolla-Domhnaigh
Date1923
SourceSome Anglicised Surnames in Ireland
Section

Ryder, Rydder—These two names are the anglicised forms of Markey (O'Marcaigh) in Co. Louth and adjoining Counties, and of O'Marcacháin in Munster and South Connacht, from marcach, a horseman. See Markham for the latter name O'Marcacháin.

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