Carlhurly 1508 RMS ii no. 3178 [part of the barony of Arngask (Ancorsk), formerly the barony of Kippo (Kippow)]
Carlhurbee 1541 RMS iii no. 2526 [for Carlhurlee; in the barony of Arngask (Arngosk)]
Carly, Hurly 1615 Retours (Fife) no. 251 [in barony of Arngask (Aringosk)]
Carlehurlie 1625 Retours (Fife) no. 362 [in the lands of Kippo]
Garlehurlie 1640 Retours (Fife) no. 587 [in the lands and barony of Kippo]
Carshurly 1642 Gordon MS Fife [the s is long (f-like), a misreading of l?]
Carshurluy 1654 Blaeu (Gordon) Fife
Carhurlie 1661 Retours (Fife) no. 890 [in barony of Kippo]
Curhurlie 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn [also Curhurly Burn]
Derivation unknown; there is another place of the same name in LAR, now spelled Carlhurley (PNF 2).
OS Pathf. also shows Carhurly Burn.
This place-name appeared in printed volume 3