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MacTaniel Early Origins



The surname MacTaniel was first found in County Antrim (Irish: Aontroim) located in the province of Ulster in present day Northern Ireland, where they held a family seat from early times.

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MacTaniel Spelling Variations


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MacTaniel Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: MacDaniel, MacDaniell, MacDanell and others.

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MacTaniel Early History


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MacTaniel Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our MacTaniel research. Another 281 words (20 lines of text) are included under the topic Early MacTaniel History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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MacTaniel Early Notables (pre 1700)


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MacTaniel Early Notables (pre 1700)



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

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MacTaniel In Ireland


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MacTaniel In Ireland



Some of the MacTaniel family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. More information 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



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Alexander McDaniel, who came to Virginia in 1774; Ann McDaniel, who came to America in 1739; Patrick McDaniel, who settled in Nova Scotia in 1750; Randall McDaniel, who settled in New Hampshire in 1753.

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Motto


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Motto



The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: His Vinces
Motto Translation: With these you will conquer.


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MacTaniel Family Crest Products


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MacTaniel Family Crest Products




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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    2. Heraldic Scroll and Map of Family names and Origins of Ireland. Dublin: Mullins. Print.
    3. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    4. Leyburn, James Graham. The Scotch-Irish A Social History. Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 1962. Print. (ISBN 0807842591).
    5. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    6. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    7. Grehan, Ida. Dictionary of Irish Family Names. Boulder: Roberts Rinehart, 1997. Print. (ISBN 1-57098-137-X).
    8. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    9. Tepper, Michael Ed & Elizabeth P. Bentley Transcriber. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of Philadelphia 1800-1819. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1986. Print.
    10. MacLysaght, Edward. Mores Irish Familes. Dublin: Irish Academic, 1982. Print. (ISBN 0-7165-0126-0).
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    The MacTaniel Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The MacTaniel 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 2 October 2003 at 16:02.

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