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Gender: F Origin of Maureen: Irish variation of Mary

Almost as popular in the 1950s among the Irish in Boston as it was with those back in Bray; rarely used now.

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Famous People Named Maureen

Maureen Denise McCormick, American actress
(Lois) Maureen Stapleton, American actress
Maureen O'Hara, Irish actress
Maureen Therese McGovern, American singer/actress
Maureen Paula O'Sullivan, Irish actress
Maureen Catherine Connolly, American tennis player
Maureen Johnson, American novelist
Maureen Diane Lipman, English actress
Maureen Ann "Moe" Tucker, drummer of American band The Velvet Underground
Maureen Reillette "Rebbie" Jackson, American singer, eldest Jackson sibling
Maureen Ann "Mo" Collins, American actress
Maureen Elizabeth Reagan, daughter of U.S. President Ronald Reagan
Maureen Bridgid Dowd, American newspaper columnist
Maureen O'Connor, American politician and justice
Maureen Doherty Macken, member of an Irish-American music group Cherish The Ladies
Maureen Starkey Tigrett, English hairdresser and first wife of Beatle, Ringo Starr

Pop Culture References for the name Maureen

Maureen Johnson, character in musical "Rent"
Intern Maureen, character from the podcast "Welcome to Night Vale"
Maureen Warren, character from "Call the Midwife"
Maureen Williams, character from "Call the Midwife"

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