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People Connected to County Cork

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  • Robert Purcell (1836 - d.)
    Baptism . Sponsors Edmond Sweeny and Hanora Lynch. Townland most likely Clashbredane, Co. Cork.
  • Margaret Purcell (1834 - d.)
    Baptism. Townland most likely Inchinashingane, Co. Cork.
  • James Purcell (c.1804 - d.)
    Marriage of JAMES PURCELL of N/R and CATHARINE DUGGAN of N/R on 26 January 1834 at Kilmichael parish/ church/ congregation. Witnesses James and Mary Duggan.
  • Catherine Duggan (c.1804 - d.)
    Marriage of JAMES PURCELL of N/R and CATHARINE DUGGAN of N/R on 26 January 1834 at Kilmichael parish/ church/ congregation. Witnesses James and Mary Duggan.
  • Ellen Leary (c.1811 - d.)
    Marriage of ROBERT PURCELL of ROSSMORE and ELLEN LEARY of N/R on 20 February 1827 at Iveleary parish/church/congregation. Witnesses John Purcell and Jas Reilly.


People Connected to County Cork

Republic of Ireland

See also

County Cork Burials
County Cork - Main Page
County Cork, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards
County County Cork - Famous People
Historical Buildings of County Cork
People Connected to "Ireland" - unknown Specific Place or County
They came from Ireland - Origin Unknown
Irish Families Researched by Geni Users


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How to use this Page

  1. Please link any GENI Profiles with links to County Cork to this project.
  2. You can ALSO add the earliest heads of families to the list of County Cork Families on Geni below (don't forget to link their profiles to the project as well). These would usually be male! Please restrict people added to the list to the earliest head of family!

Note People with links to County Cork can be linked to the project but not necessarily added to the list below.

People connected to County Cork can also be linked to the following projects.

Historical and Political people

Accommodated by the project Historical County Cork (to follow) which covers the History of County Cork and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category.

Famous or Notable People

Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! Please visit County Cork - Famous People and add them to the listing there.


People from County Cork who went to the "New world" and were early progenitors in those countries. Where the earliest ancestor is known please add them to the list of "County Cork families on Geni" below if that was their roots, or to the appropriate county project.

Where the earliest known ancestor is the emigrant add them to the list below. In some cases if there is a project that covers them in detail please link the project.

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Heads of County Cork Families on Geni

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Emigrants from County Cork

Please add the names of people from County Cork who settled in the "New World"



New Zealand

South Africa

1820 British Settlers in South Africa

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St. Helena Island

United States

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