O'Connell Coat of Arms, Family Crest and O'Connell Family History

If you are conducting some O'Connell family history research then you can view the O'Connell coat of arms and the name meaning and origin of the name as well as the meaning of symbols below. This is a great place to start when tracing your genealogy and O'Connell surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'



O'CONNELL

The name O'Connell in Ireland is derived from the famous O'Conaill Gaelic Sept that was mainly located in County Kerry in the South West of the country. Descendants with this name can be found in every County in Ireland.

Meaning of Symbols & Colors on the O'Connell Coat of Arms


Argent/White or Silver Denotes Peace and Sincerity.
Vert/Green Signifies Hope, Joy and sometimes, Loyalty in Love
Stag/Buck/Deer Signifies Policy, Peace and Harmony
Shamrock/Trefoil Signifies Perpetuity