O'rourke Family History
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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.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: O'toole, Burke, O'beirne, Borke, Rourke, Rorie, O'rorke, Goerke