Malarkey heads of household in the 1911 census

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

Melarkey Rare: Derry etc. Ir. Ó Maoilearca (devotee of Earc). A Donegal name, now current in Connacht as Mullarkey, q.v.
Mullarkey fairly numerous: Mayo-Sligo etc. Ir. Ó Maoilearca (devotee of St Earc). This group came from Donegal to N Connacht in 17 cent. MIF.
Ó Maoilearca Mullarkey: cuíosach líonmhar: Maigh Eo-Sligeach. Dream ó Thír Chonaill a theith go Connacht faoi bhrú na Plandála sa 17 céad. Ón ainm Earc a chiallaíonn iasc - breac nó bradán. GPN.

DEDs where Malarkey and a second surname are found together


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