Guirk



COUNTY SURNAME MAP



Guirk households in mid-19th century Ireland

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See below for a parish-by-parish breakdown of household numbers in each county (paying).

Guirk households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Armagh 1 Kildare 2
Longford 1 Meath 3
Tyrone 1    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

MacGuirk: numerous: Monaghan, N Leinster etc. Ir. Mag Oirc (SI); Mag Coirc (SGA). First name Corc (crimson) was popular, so perhaps it is to be preferred, but see also Mac Gurk.
MacGurk: numerous: Tyrone-S Derry etc. Ir. Mag Oirc. Mac Lysacht is very positive about this name and it was an important group descended from Niall of the Nine Hostages in 5 cent and located in Tyrone.MIF.
MacQuirke: rare: Dublin. Ir. Mac Coirc. Corc is an early first name meaning, perhaps "heart" or "red". See Quirk. GPN.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Guirk 8
Guirke 4
Maguirk 15
Magurk 6
McGuirk 246
McGuirke 6
McGurk 53
McGurke 98
McQuirk 31
McQuirke 9


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
MacGuirk
MacGurk
MacQuirk
MacQuirke
Macguerk
Magirk
Magork
Magurke
Magwirke
McGwirk


SECOND SURNAME


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