Origin of Name
1.Is there anyone who believes , as I do,that McGarty McGourty McGeerty McGurty etc.,are all derived from corruptions of Mac Oireachtaigh called Geraghty or McGeraghty today.
2. Has any McGartya record of a Mary McGarty being married to Peter McKiernan, farmer, about 1840 to 1860 in Ireland? Son James J. McKiernan Born 1860.