• Murkin in 1659.

  • Murkin births mapped 1864-1913

  • Murkin 1901 census map

  • Murkin 1911 census map

  • Murkin Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 3

Parishes where Murkin and a second surname are found together


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

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Surname Dictionary

Morgan Very numerous: all areas, especially Belfast-Down-Armagh-Monaghan-Cavan-Louth. Ir. Ó Muireagáin, dimin. of muire, a lord. It is also a prominent Welsh name, accounting for many of the Irish Morgans. SI.
Morkan rare: N Tipperary etc. Ir. Ó Murcháin. See Morahan, who were in nearby Offaly.
Murchan fairly rare: Armagh-Louth, Donegal etc. Ir. Ó Murcháin, dimin. of Murchadh (sea-warrior). Woulfe found septs in Offaly and Galway.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Morcan: 8
Morgan: 1236
Morkan: 2
Morkin: 7
Murcan: 2
Murchan: 2
Murkin: 3

Non-Griffith's Variants

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