Currie Family History
Currie Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from Currie in Midlothian first recorded in this form in 1230. It is derived from Gaelic curraigh dative case of currach ‘wet plain marsh’. Scottish: habitational name from Corrie in Dumfriesshire or another place so named (see Corrie ). Scottish form of Irish Curry or in Arran an Anglicized form of Mac Mhuirich (see McMurray ). English: variant of Currey . Americanized form of Arabic Khoury or Khouri ‘priest’. Compare Cury and Curry .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press