We aim to :-
build a genealogical family tree for the Ó Maelearcaidh (Mullarkey)
clan, through research into individual family trees. The genealogical data so
obtained, to form the basis for socioeconomic study mentioned below.
research into the system of Irish clan tanistry, to establish a legitimate
means to formally re-establish a clan structure.
into the Gaelic origins of the Ó Maelearcaidh name.
into spelling variations of the Ó Maelearcaidh name as it mutated into
English forms, notably Mullarkey and Malarky.
acquire a premises, which can act both as a place where Irish culture can be
studied and as a clan centre for clan genealogical material.
undertake research into Irish cultural, economic and social history, with
emphasis on reviewing original documentation and comparing this with
genealogical and other data, gleaned from the socioeconomic study of the
Ó Maelearcaidh clan.
issue a half yearly newsletter, with articles on relevant clan and research