The McTeigue Family

McTeigue family crest

(Crest No. 83. Plate 29.)

THE McTeigue family is descended from Milesius, King of Spain, through the line of his son Heber. The founder of the family was Teigue, son of Brian Boru, King of Ireland, A. D. 1002. The ancient name was Brian and signifies “Author.” The possessions of the clan were located in the present County of Donegal.