The O’Conail Family

O’Conail family crest

(Crest No. 117. Plate 58.)

THE O’Conail family is descended from Milesius, King of Spain, through the line of his son Heremon. The founder of the family was Carthan, third in descent from Colla Vais, or Huais, King of Ireland, A. D. 315. The ancient name was Conail and signifies “Love.” The possessions of the clan were located in the present County of Londonderry.