Donneill History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
This family was originally Mac Domhnaill in Gaelic, meaning 'son of Domhnall.'
Early Origins of the Donneill family
The surname Donneill was first found in throughout Ireland since early times.
Important Dates for the Donneill family
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Donneill Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: McDonnell, Hoddonell, O'Donnal, Otonell, MacDonnell, Donneill, McDonel, McDonell, McDonneil, Hodonell, McDonnel, McDoneill, Odonell, Odonel, Donnelson, Donnell, Donnel, O'Donnall, Donell and many more.
Early Notables of the Donneill family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Donneill family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John MacDonnell who landed in Virginia in 1650; Archibald McDonell who arrived in Canada in 1816; Anthony McDonnell, who arrived at Red River, Canada in 1811.