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About the O'Rourke surname

O'Rourke Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ruairc ‘descendant of Ruarc’, Old Gaelic Ruadhrac, a personal name from Norse Hrothrekr (see Roderick). This is the name of chieftain family in counties Leitrim and Cavan.

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Edward F. O'Rourke born in Sligo Ireland Bridget Nash ORourke born in Tipperary Ireland