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The McCluskey surname evolved from the Irish Gaelicnames O Cathain or Mac Cathain.

McCluskey Early Origins



The surname McCluskey was first found in County Londonderry (Irish: Doire), a Northern Irish county also known as Derry, in the province of Ulster, where they were a branch of the O'Kanes.

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McCluskey Spelling Variations


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McCluskey Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: McCloskey, McCluskey, McClaskey, McCloskie, McLoskie, McCleskey and many more.

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McCluskey Early History


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McCluskey Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our McCluskey research. Another 398 words (28 lines of text) covering the years 1196, 1617, 1720, 1790, 1810, 1875, and 1885 are included under the topic Early McCluskey History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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McCluskey Early Notables (pre 1700)


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McCluskey Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early McCluskey Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

McCluskey Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Patrick McCluskey, who landed in New York, NY in 1824
  • Barney McCluskey, who landed in New York, NY in 1834
  • John McCluskey, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1834
  • James McCluskey, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1838
  • Edward McCluskey, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1844
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

McCluskey Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Catherine McCluskey, aged 17, who settled in America from Tyrone, in 1901
  • Alex McCluskey, aged 50, who emigrated to the United States from Larkhall, in 1903
  • Ann McCluskey, aged 65, who settled in America from Ballymena, in 1905
  • Anne McCluskey, aged 46, who emigrated to the United States from Cornanore, in 1905
  • Frank McCluskey, aged 23, who landed in America from Down, Ireland, in 1907
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name McCluskey (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name McCluskey (post 1700)



  • Roger McCluskey (1930-1993), American race car driver
  • Joe McCluskey (1911-2002), American bronze medal athlete at the 1932 Summer Olympics
  • Edward J. McCluskey (b. 1929), American Electrical Engineer, Professor Emeritus at Stanford University
  • John McCluskey (1944-2015), Scottish amateur flyweight and professional fly/bantam/featherweight boxer of the 1960s and 1970s
  • James "Jim" McCluskey (1950-2013), Scottish football referee who officiated in the 1991 FIFA Women's World Cup
  • Pat McCluskey (b. 1952), retired Scottish footballer
  • James "Jamie" McCluskey (b. 1987), Scottish footballer
  • George McKinley Cassidy McCluskey (b. 1957), Scottish footballer
  • Andy McCluskey (b. 1959), English lead singer and primary songwriter for the band Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD)
  • Stuart Campbell McCluskey (b. 1977), Scottish professional football player

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. MacLysaght, Edward. Irish Families Their Names, Arms and Origins 4th Edition. Dublin: Irish Academic, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-7165-2364-7).
    2. Johnson, Daniel F. Irish Emigration to New England Through the Port of Saint John, New Brunswick Canada 1841-1849. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield, 1996. Print.
    3. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    4. Sullivan, Sir Edward. The Book of Kells 3rd Edition. New York: Crescent Books, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-517-61987-3).
    5. Harris, Ruth-Ann and B. Emer O'Keefe. The Search for Missing Friends Irish Immigrant Advertisements Placed in the Boston Pilot Volume II 1851-1853. Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1991. Print.
    6. Grehan, Ida. Dictionary of Irish Family Names. Boulder: Roberts Rinehart, 1997. Print. (ISBN 1-57098-137-X).
    7. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1992. Print.
    8. Tepper, Michael Ed & Elizabeth P. Bentley Transcriber. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of Philadelphia 1800-1819. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1986. Print.
    9. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of Ireland. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1969. Print.
    10. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
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    The McCluskey Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The McCluskey Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 14 October 2016 at 16:55.

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