Sorley, Sorlie, Sorrie - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

Padraig Mac Giolla-Domhnaigh
1923

Sorley, Sorlie, Sorrie—These three names are the anglicised forms of the McDonald sept name McSorley (Mac Somhairle); the other sept of the name McSorley belongs to one of the three principal clans of the Camerons.

Alphabetical Index of Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

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