McGuirk heads of household in the 1911 census


Counties, DEDs and heads of households

Antrim: Belfast East: 1
Antrim: Clifton: 1
Antrim: Dock Ward: 1
Antrim: Duncairn Ward: 1
Antrim: Smithfield: 1
Antrim: St. George's: 1
Antrim: Windsor: 1
Antrim: Wood Vale Ward: 1
Armagh: Armagh North Urban: 1
Armagh: Creggan Lower: 1
Armagh: Derrynoose: 1
Armagh: Keady Urban: 1
Armagh: Portadown Urban: 2
Carlow: Kilbride: 1
Cavan: Ballyhaise: 1
Cavan: Carnagarve: 1
Cavan: Cavan Urban: 3
Cavan: Cootehill Town: 2
Cavan: Milltown: 1
Cavan: Tullyvin West: 1
Cork: Cork No. 5 Urban: 1
Donegal: Clonleigh South: 1
Down: Newry North Urban: 1
Down: Newry West Urban: 1
Down: Pottinger (part of): 1
Down: Strangford: 1
Dublin: Arran Quay: 3
Dublin: Balscadden: 1
Dublin: Blackrock No. 2: 1
Dublin: Castleknock: 1
Dublin: Clondalkin: 1
Dublin: Coolock: 1
Dublin: Dalkey: 1
Dublin: Fitzwilliam: 1
Dublin: Glasnevin: 1
Dublin: Holywood: 1
Dublin: Inn's Quay: 1
Dublin: Inns Quay: 4
Dublin: Killiney: 1
Dublin: Kingstown No. 3: 3
Dublin: Kinsaley: 3
Dublin: Merchant's Quay: 3
Dublin: Merchants Quay (part of): 1
Dublin: Mountjoy: 2
Dublin: North City: 1
Dublin: North Dock: 4
Dublin: Rathcoole: 2
Dublin: Rathfarnham: 1
Dublin: Rathmines & Rathgar East: 3
Dublin: Rotunda: 3
Dublin: Royal Exchange: 1
Dublin: South City: 2
Dublin: South Dock: 4
Dublin: Stillorgan: 2
Dublin: Terenure: 1
Dublin: Trinity Ward: 5
Dublin: Usher's Quay: 3
Dublin: Wood Quay (part of): 1
Kildare: Ballybrack: 1
Kildare: Ballymore Eustace: 1
Kildare: Gilltown: 1
Kildare: Naas Rural: 1
Longford: Killow: 1
Louth: Ardee Town: 1
Louth: Clogher: 2
Louth: Dromiskin: 1
Louth: Dundalk Town, part of: 3
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 2: 1
Louth: Dundalk Urban No. 4: 1
Louth: Fair Gate: 1
Louth: St. Laurence Gate: 2
Louth: Termonfeckin: 7
Louth: West Gate: 2
Meath: Drumcondra: 1
Meath: Kentstown: 1
Meath: Killary: 2
Meath: Navan Rural: 3
Meath: Skreen: 1
Meath: Slane: 1
Monaghan: Ballybary Urban: 2
Monaghan: Caddagh: 2
Monaghan: Castleblayney: 1
Monaghan: Castleblayney Rural: 1
Monaghan: Creeve: 1
Monaghan: Emyvale: 1
Monaghan: Enagh: 1
Monaghan: Killeevan: 1
Monaghan: Killylough: 1
Monaghan: Lisnaveane: 4
Monaghan: Rackwallace: 1
Tyrone: Crockanboy: 1
Tyrone: Donaghmore: 3
Tyrone: Dungannon: 2
Tyrone: Loughmacrory: 1
Tyrone: Strabane West, Urban: 1
Westmeath: Athlone East Urban: 1
Wicklow: Arklow Urban No. 1: 2
Wicklow: Ballybeg: 1
Wicklow: Bray No. 3: 1
Wicklow: Dunganstown East: 1
Wicklow: Enniskerry: 2
Wicklow: Glenealy: 1
Wicklow: Humewood: 1
Wicklow: Powerscourt: 5
Wicklow: Rathdangan: 1
Wicklow: Togher: 1
Wicklow: Trooperstown: 1

Click on the red marker on the map below for a link to the full 1911 census entry.

For background on how the map was made (and its flaws), see the relevant blog entry.

Surname Dictionary

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 1911, with total occurences

Guirk: 1
Guirke: 4
Maguirke: 1
Magurk: 1
McGourke: 1
McGuirk: 107
McGuirke: 2
McGurk: 94
McQuirk: 4

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