Lerkin


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Larkin
Co. Galway




No Lerkin households in mid-19th century Ireland


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


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No Lerkin households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Larkin: Very numerous: all areas, especially South East, Connacht, Ulster. Ir. Ó Lorcáin : lorc meaning either silent or fierce. At least four septs: Wexford, Armagh, Galway, Tipperary where they were erenaghs of Lorrha. IF & SGG.
Ó Lorcáin: Larkin: an-líonmhar sa tír ar fad ach san Oir-dheisceart go sonrach. Clanna éagsúla i gceist: (1) Ó Lorcáin Laighean, suite i bhFotharta an Chairn, a díshealbhaíodh san Ionradh. (2) Ó Lorcáin Oirghialla. (3) Clann in Uí Maine. (4) Dream a bhí ina n-airchinnigh ag Mainistir Lothra, Tiobraid Árann. Bhí clú mór ar Shéamas Ó Lorcáin (1876-1947) mar cheannaire cheard-chumainn. IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Larkan 2
Larken 6
Larkin 892
Lorcan 23


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SURNAME
Ó Lorcáin
Larkhan
Larkine
Larking
Larkn
Larkon
Lerkin
Lorican
Lorkin
Lorkon
Lurkane
Lurken


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