The Hartig Family

Hartig family crest

(Crest No. 17. Plate 4.)

THE O’Hartig family is descended from Milesius, King of Spain, through the line of his son Heremon. The founder of the family was Rossa Failge, son of Cathire More, King of Ireland, A. D. 144. The ancient name was Hartaig and signifies “The Noble.” The possessions of the sept were located in Kings County.