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On the western coast of Scotland and on the Hebrides islands the Connole family was born among the ancient Dalriadan clans. Their name comes from the Gaelic word Mac-Dhomhnaill, which translates to mean the son of the mightiest one in the world.

Connole Early Origins



The surname Connole was first found in Ayrshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Inbhir Àir), formerly a county in the southwestern Strathclyde region of Scotland, that today makes up the Council Areas of South, East, and North Ayrshire, where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the census rolls taken by the ancient Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.

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Connole Spelling Variations


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Connole Spelling Variations



In various documents Connole has been spelled Since medieval scribes still spelled according to sound, records from that era contain an enormous number of spelling variations. MacConnell, MacConnal, MacConnel, Connell and others.

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Connole Early History


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Connole Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Connole research. Another 202 words (14 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Connole History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Connole Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Connole Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Connole Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Connole In Ireland


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Connole In Ireland



Some of the Connole family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 134 words (10 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Dalriadan families proliferated in North Ameri ca. Their descendants still populate many communities in the eastern parts of both the United States and Canada. Some settled in Canada as United Empire Loyalists, in the wake of the American War of Independence. Families on both sides of the border have recovered much of their heritage in the 20th century through Clan societies and highland games. Analysis of immigration records indicates that some of the first North American immigrants bore the name Connole or a variant listed above:

Connole Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Dennis Connole, aged 22, who arrived in America from Manchester, in 1903
  • John Connole, aged 20, who arrived in America from Lahince, Ireland, in 1907
  • Nellie Connole, aged 18, who arrived in America from Kilshanny, Ireland, in 1908
  • Katie Connole, aged 18, who arrived in America from Kilshanny, Ireland, in 1910
  • Michael Connole, aged 22, who arrived in America from Liscannor, Ireland, in 1913
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Connole Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Michael Connole, aged 23, a labourer, arrived in South Australia in 1854 aboard the ship "John Bunyan"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Connole (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Connole (post 1700)



  • Tom Connole, American cameraman, known for his work in Pretty Woman (1990), Van Helsing (2004) and Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
  • Commander David R. Connole (d. 1945), American Captain of USS Trigger when the submarine was lost in battle in March 1945, eponym of the USS Connole (FF-1056), a Knox-class frigate
  • Bruce Connole (b. 1958), American singer, songwriter and musician

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
    2. Bloxham, Ben. Key to Parochial Registers of Scotland From Earliest Times Through 1854 2nd edition. Provo, UT: Stevenson's Genealogical Center, 1979. Print.
    3. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    4. Catholic Directory For Scotland. Glasgow: Burns Publications. Print.
    5. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    6. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    7. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    8. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    9. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    10. Paul, Sir James Balfour. An Ordinary of Arms Contained in the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland Second Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1903. Print.
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    The Connole Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Connole 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.

    This page was last modified on 22 January 2014 at 07:26.

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