Stocker - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

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

Stocker—This name is a shortened anglicised form of M'Instocker and McStocker in Scotland and Ulster; in Gaelic Mac an Stocaire, from Stoc, a Gaelic Trumpet; hence stocaire, trumpeter, a McFarlane sept. The name is also anglicised Stafford in Ulster.

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