The McConmie Family

McConmie family crest

(Crest No. 239. Plate 53.)

THE McConmie family is descended from Milesius, King of Spain, through the line of his son Heremon. The founder of the family was Maine, ancestor of the Southern Hy Nials and son of Nial of the Nine Hostages, King of Ireland, A. D. 379. The ancient name was Conmie and signifies “The Crafty.” The possessions of the clan were located in the present territory of Tyrone.

This name has been modernized to McNamee.