Ray, Rae - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

Padraig Mac Giolla-Domhnaigh
1923

Ray, Rae—These two names in Scotland and Ulster are the anglicised forms of M'Crae (Mac Raith), a powerful clan in the North of Scotland in early times.

Alphabetical Index of Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

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