Rock


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    Rock




Parishes where Rock 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:21Armagh:22Belfast city:2Cavan:9
Cork city:2Derry:1Dublin:7Dublin city:5
Galway:11Kildare:2Leitrim:3Longford:7
Louth:2Mayo:3Meath:10Monaghan:2
Roscommon:26Sligo:6Tipperary:1Tyrone:11
Waterford:1Westmeath:11Wexford:1

Surname Dictionary

Carrigy fairly numerous: (1) Carrig, along Shannon estuary. (2) Carrigy, Longford. (3) Carrick, other areas, including Dublin & Belfast. Ir. Mac Concharraige and de Carraig. The former is a Clare name, the latter Anglo-Norman. Both based on the Irish carraig, a rock. See also MacCarrick & Rock. SI.
Carrigy rare: Longford etc. Ir. Mac Concharraige. See Carrick.
de Carraig Carrick, Carrig, Rock: líonmhar in oirthear Uladh, Cabhán, Lú, an Mhí agus inbhear na Sionainne. Albanach nó A-Normannach san oirthear. Galldú, chomh maith, ar Mac Concarraige, q.v.
Mac Concharraige Carrick, Rock, Mac Carrick: líon beag ar Inbhear na Sionainne, tuaisceart Laighean (mar Rock) ach baineann Mac Carrick le Sligeach. Bhí siad i seirbhís na mBrianach sa Chlár. Ceapann de Bhulbh go raibh Mac Conchathrach ar an ndream i Sligeach ar dtús. Féach de Carraig, leis.SI & SGG.
MacCarrick Quite numerous: mainly Sligo; N Midlands etc. Ir. Mac Conchathrach (hound of the fort), a branch of the Uí Fiachrach of N Connacht. Also Mac Concharraige (hound of the rock), which is associated with Clare.
Rocke numerous: Dublin, Midlands, Ulster etc. Ir. Mac Concharraige (rock-hound). It appears that most Rocks are of English origin. The native name relates to Connacht.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Carreg: 5
Carrick: 73
Carrig: 44
Carrige: 7
Carrigee: 5
Carrigy: 18
McCarrick: 38
McCarrig: 4
Rock: 166
Rocke: 2

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Carack
Carick
Carig
Carige
Carigh
Carragey
Carraghe
Carragy
Carraig
Carregy
Carricke
Carrigey
Carrigge
Carriggy
Carrigue
Carrique
Carrough
Corich
Corrick
Corrig
Corrige
de Carraig
Kerragy
Mac Concharraige
MacCarrick
McArrick
McCairick
McCarick
McCarke
McCarrack
McCorick
McIncargy
McIncarigie


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