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

O'Sullivan Family History

Together the names Sullivan and O'Sullivan rank as the third most frequently found in Ireland. There were two main Septs with this name. The O'Sullivan Mor Sept was based in County Kerry and the O'Sullivan Beare Sept was based in County Cork. It is mainly in these two Counties that the majority of descendants can still be found.

A Sept or Clan is a collective term describing a group of persons whose immediate ancestors had a common surname and all inhabited the same lands.

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

Gules/Red 'The Martyr's colour', signifies Military Fortitude and Magnanimity.
Or/Yellow/Gold Represents Generosity.
Boar Represents the bearing of a Warrior
The Lion Emblem of Deathless Courage
Snake Symbol of Wisdom
Stag/Buck/Deer Signifies Policy, Peace and Harmony
Sword Symbol of Government and Justice

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