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.
Alphabetical Index of Surnames
Truelove's Journal: A Bookshop Novella
"Beautiful, different and touching. Short, sweet and lovely. Made me cry. You sense that this is a true story veiled in the guise of fiction as are all the best stories."
Although ostensibly set in England, this story was penned by an Irish bookseller under the pseudonym of Ralph St John Featherstonehaugh.
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