When Hazard Larken was born from 1750 to 1777, his father, Capt David Larkin, was 47 and his mother, Mary Knowles, was 46. He died from 1755 to 1856, at the age of 106.
English: from a medieval personal name, a diminutive of Lar-, Lor-, both pet forms of Lawrence , formed with the addition of the Middle English suffix -kin.
Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Lorcáin ‘descendant of Lorcán’, a personal name from a diminutive of lorc ‘fierce, cruel’. This Gaelic name was often regarded as an equivalent of English Lawrence .
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