Harken



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Harken 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).

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


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Antrim 1 Armagh 3
Derry 7 Donegal 93
Sligo 1 Tyrone 7

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Arkins: rare: Dublin, Clare, Galway. Ir. Ó h-Orcáin. MacLysacht considers it separate from Harkins in Ulster.
Harkin: numerous: Derry-Donegal & Ulster generally; also Midlands. Ir. Ó h-Earcáin, earc, red. They were erenaghs in Inishowen (Donegal). A similar English name exists.MIF.
Ó h-Earcáin: Harkin: líonmhar: Doire & Tír Chonaill. Brí: earc = ainmhí nó, b'fhéidir, abhac.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Arkins 30
Hairken 2
Harkan 74
Harken 112
Harkin 246
Harkins 25
Herkins 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó h-Earcáin
Arkans
Erkens


SECOND SURNAME


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