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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 731 people with the Bourke surname? In that year Bourke was ranked number 2849 for popularity in the UK.|
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|Did you know that there are currently 1862 people with the Bourke surname in the UK? Bourke is now ranked number 2434 for popularity in the UK.|
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|Did you know that there are currently 3038 people with the Bourke surname in the USA? Bourke is ranked number 156 for popularity in the USA.|
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|Richard Bourke||General Sir Richard Bourke, KCB (4 May 1777 ? 13 August 1855)was Governor of the Colony of New South Wales, Australia between 1831 and 1837.|
|Ciaran Bourke||Ciar?n Bourke (18 February 1935 - 10 May 1988) was an Irish musician and one of the original founding members of the Irish folk band The Dubliners.|
|Roland Richard Louis Bourke||Roland Richard Louis Bourke, VC, DSO (1885 ? 1958) was a Canadian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.|
|Thomas E. Bourke||Thomas Eugene Bourke (May 5, 1896 ? January 9, 1978) was a United States Marine Corps general who, during World War II, commanded Marine artillery units commanded World War on Guadalcanal, Tarawa and Leyte.|
|Brian Bourke||Brian Bourke (born 1936 in Dublin) is an Irish artist.|
|John Gregory Bourke||John Gregory Bourke (June 23, 1843 ? June 8, 1896) was a captain in the United States Army and a prolific postbellum diarist and author focusing on the American Old West.|
|Ulick Bourke||Canon Ulick Bourke, (also known by his name in Irish, "Uileog de B?rca"), (December 29, 1829 ? November 22, 1887) was an Irish scholar and writer who founded the Gaelic Union, which later developed into the Gaelic League (or "Conradh na Gaeilge").|
|Josh Bourke||Joshua Nathan Bourke (born October 16, 1982, in Windsor, Ontario) is a professional Canadian football player currently playing for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League.|
|John Bourke||John Bourke (born December 31, 1953) is a Scottish former footballer who played as a striker for a number of Scottish clubs, including Dumbarton (twice), Dundee United and Kilmarnock (twice).|
|Patrick Bourke||Patrick (PA) Bourke (born 18 May, 1988 in Thurles, County Tipperary) is an Irish sportsperson.|
|Daniel Bourke||Daniel Bourke (1886 ? 13 April 1952) was an Irish Fianna F?il politician and wagon builder.|
|Edmund Bourke||Edmund Bourke (died 1738), Irish Dominican.|
|Sean Bourke||Sean Bourke (died 1982), from Limerick, helped Michael Randle and Pat Pottle to arrange the 22 October 1966 prison escape of the Soviet spy, George Blake.|