Oats, Oates, Otes - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

Padraig Mac Giolla-Domhnaigh
1923

Oats, Oates, Otes—All these three names are the anglicised forms of Quirk (O'Cuirc), from Coirce, oats.

Alphabetical Index of Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

See also Woulfe’s Irish Names and Surnames
and O'Hart's Irish Pedigrees