The Cummins Family

Cummins family crest

(Crest No. 11. Plate 3.)

THE Cummins family is descended from Milesius, King of Spain, through the line of his son Heremon. The founder of the family was Brian, son of Eocha Moy Veagon, King of Ireland, A. D. 350. The ancient name was Camlin and signifies “Soldier.” The possessions of the clan were located in the present Counties of Mayo, Roscommon, Donegal, and Tyrone.