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Named after Dr. Walter Frederick Ferrier, a geologist and mining engineer formerly with the Canadian Geological Survey. Ferrierite is a name used for unanalyzed specimens that could be and of the Ferrierite-K, -Mg, or –Na species. Ferrierites have localities in Antarctica, Australia, New Zealand, Austria, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Canada, the United States, and Japan. Other localities for specific species are known.
Ref. Handbook of Mineralogy, Anthony et al (1995) and MSA at http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/ferrierite-(Na).pdf