Last names

Uncover the fascinating history and significance of last names. Explore the top surnames and learn about the cultural and historical context behind them.
McCain's Corner: Scots-Irish Surnames; a list of families in the Scots-Irish DNA Project Irish, Irish Last Names, Irish Names, Scots, Family Genealogy, Surname List, Surnames, Dna Project, Unique Surnames

The Scots-Irish DNA Project now has 761 participating families. Below is a roster of the participating families. As you can see the families are a combination of Lowland and Highland Scottish surnames with a few native Irish surnames. All these families self identify as being Scots-Irish. Most of these families participated in the 18th Century Ulster Migration to English Colonies and early Republic, or in the 19th Century Ulster migration into Canada. The majority of the Lowland Scottish…