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Where did the Irish O'Mullady family come from? What is the Irish O'Mullady family crest and coat of arms? When did the O'Mullady family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the O'Mullady family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Melody, Mellody, Malody, Mallody, Mallady, Malady, Moledy, Molledy, Mullady, Mylady, O'Melody, Mulady, Muledy, Mulledy, O'Mellody, O'Malody, O'Mallody, O'Mullady, O'Mulledy, Millady, O'Millady, Mulleady and many more.
First found in County Clare, where they held a family seat as a Dalcassian sept on the borders of Galway, neighbours of the Kennedys. After the Norman Conquest of England, was strongly influenced by the invasion of Strongbow in 1172 which was almost equal to the enormous Irish cultural impact on England Scotland, Wales and the whole of Europe before the Norman Conquest from the 1st to 7th centuries. Many Irish clanns, sept names were intermixed and family groupings became almost indistinguishable. The name claims direct descent from Maolaneididh, who was King of Conmacne and died with Brian Boru at the Battle of Clontarf in 1014.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Elisa Melody, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1811; James Melody, who was on record in New York in 1854; John Melody, who settled in New York, NY in 1858.
The O'Mullady Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The O'Mullady Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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