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Mcconnell Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhomhnuill ‘son of Domhnall’ (see McDonald). Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Conaill ‘son of Conall’, a personal name probably composed of the elements con, an inflected form of cú ‘hound’ or ‘wolf’, + gal ‘valor’. This was borne by many early chieftains and warriors of Ireland, including the Ulster hero Conall Cearnach, and one of the two sons of Niall of the Nine Hostages, who gave his name to Tir Conaill ‘Conall’s land’, otherwise known as County Donegal. It was further popularized by the fame of a 7th-century Irish saint, abbot of Inis Caoil.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: O'connell, Mcdonnell, Mcconn, Mcconville, Mcdowell, Mccone, Mccotter

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Mcconnell Family Origin

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Mcconnell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcconnell family was Farming. The most common Mcconnell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Mcconnell's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcconnell.

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