McQuirk



Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Armagh:2Carlow:4Derry:1Down:2
Dublin:1Kerry:1Kildare:1Leitrim:1
Longford:1Louth:8Meath:5Monaghan:1
Roscommon:1Tyrone:2

Surname Dictionary

Mac Cuirc Mac Quirk: annamh: Áth Cliath. I bhfad níos coitinne mar Mag Cuirc, q.v.
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 in Griffith's
& total households

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Guirk: 8
Guirke: 4
Maguirk: 15
Magurk: 6
McGuirk: 246
McGuirke: 6
McGurk: 53
McGurke: 98
McQuirk: 31
McQuirke: 9

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Gurk
Gurke
Mac Cuirc
Macguerk
MacGuirk
MacGurk
MacQuirk
MacQuirke
Magirk
Magork
Maguirke
Magurke
Magwirke
McGourk
McGourke
McGuirck
McGurck
McGwirk
McQurk


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