Greg Maddux’s Irish roots can be traced back to County Cavan!

Our resident genealogist, Tim Carr, has discovered that Greg Maddux is Irish! The Hall-of-Fame hurler’s Irish roots can be traced back to County Cavan! In his report, Tim notes:

Greg’s 4X Great Grandfather was a Porter.

 

This surname is an occupational name, meaning a ‘carrier of burdens’, its main meaning being ‘doorkeeper’.