AMBRÓS, AMRÓS, AMRUS

AuthorRev Patrick Woulfe
Date1923
SourceIrish Names and Surnames

AMBRÓS, AMRÓS, AMRUS—VIIIAmeros, Ambrose; 'son of Ambrose'; a not uncommon surname in Limerick and Cork. In Ireland it dates back at least to the end of the 13th century. In 1601, William Ambrose of Annagh obtained a grant of pardon from Queen Elizabeth.

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