All variants of Quirke

Quirke households in mid-nineteenth century Ireland

All variants of Quirke

Householders by county in (1847-64), as on the map

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Surname Dictionary

Ó Cuirc Quirk(e): líonmhar ar fud na tíre, i gCúige Mumhan ach go h-áirithe. Bhain an chlann sa le limistéir in iarthar Thiobraid Árann go raibh Múscraí Cuirc air faoin tsean-reacht agus Clann Liam tar éis an Ionraidh. Is cosúil go dtagann Corc ón Meán-Ghaeilge agus a chiallaíonn "croí".MIF.
Quirke numerous: all areas, especially Munster and South East. Ir. Ó Cuirc, from first name Corcc, meaning "heart" or "crimsom". Before the Invasion, the sept was located in S W Tipperary, in a territory called Múscraí Uí Chuirc. MIF & GPN.


  • Quirke in 1659.
  • Quirke births mapped 1864-1913
  • Quirke 1901 census map
  • Quirke 1911 census map
  • Quirke Roman Catholic baptisms
  • Quirke Roman Catholic marriages NEW!

The surname

Parishes where Quirke and a second surname are found together


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