Bourke


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  • Bourke in 1659.

  • Bourke births mapped 1864-1913

  • Bourke 1901 census map

  • Bourke 1911 census map

  • Bourke Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

  • Family histories: 11
  • Websites

    Burke
    (archived)

    Burke
    (archived)

    Burke
    Skibbereen, Co. Cork.

    Burke
    Tipperary

    Bourke
    Kilmacow



Parishes where Bourke and a second surname are found together

Surname:



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

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Antrim:4Armagh:1Carlow:6Cavan:5
Clare:34Cork:130Cork city:12Derry:4
Donegal:12Down:4Dublin:13Dublin city:14
Galway:119Kerry:27Kildare:18Kilkenny:48
Laois:27Leitrim:1Limerick:51Limerick city:21
Longford:4Louth:1Mayo:150Meath:11
Monaghan:14Offaly:13Roscommon:6Sligo:4
Tipperary:224Tyrone:2Waterford:25Westmeath:8
Wexford:2Wicklow:13

Surname Dictionary

Bourke Very numerous: Munster, Connacht etc. Ir. de Búrca. Still more numerous as Burke, q.v.
Burke Very numerous: in all provinces, especially Connacht. Ir. de Búrca. One of the great Anglo-Norman families, coming in the person of William de Burgo in 1171. Becoming completely gaelicised, they produced many septs: MacHugo, MacGibbon, MacRedmond etc. They settled extensively in Connacht. IF,MIF & SGG.
de Búrca fairly rare: Dublin, Galway etc. Ir. Lang. See Burke, Bourke.
de Búrca Burke, Bourke: an-líonmhar ar fud na tíre, i gConnachta ach go h-áirithe. Ceann de mhór-chlanna na Normannach: de Burgo. Sa 14 céad, gaelaíodh iad i gConnachta agus bhí tailte fairsinge ag Mac Liam Uachtair i nGaillimh agus Mac Liam Íochtair i Maigh Eo. Bhíodar i mbarúntacht Clann Liam i Luimneach, leis. Thóg na Burcaigh sloinnte Gaelacha dóibh féin, m.sh. Mac Philbín, Mac Réamoinn, Mac Giobúin. Ba liosta le lua na Burcaigh a thuill clú & cáil: Edmund Burke, polaiteoir; an Canónach Uilleac de Búrca, scoláire Gaeilge; Sir Bernard Burke, geineolaí & rl. IF & SGG.
De Burgh Very rare: Dublin etc. The notable Norman family, later Burke, q.v.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Bourk: 2
Bourke: 1028
Burgh: 4
Burke: 4125
de Burgh: 17
De Burgho: 14
O'Borke: 2

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Baurke
Berk
Berke
Bhurke
Birk
Boorke
Borke
Bowrk
Burck
Burghe
Burk
De Burca
De Burca
Deburgh


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