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The surname Quinlisk comes from the Irish O Cuindlis.

Quinlisk Early Origins



The surname Quinlisk was first found in Tipperary and Offaly. The Annals of Loch Ce record the slaying of the eminent historian Domhnall O Cuindlis by the O'Concannons in 1342. Around 1400, Murchadh O Cuindlis was the scribe of The Red Book of Munster and part of The Yellow Book of Lecan. Cornelius O Cunlis was a bishop in Clonfert from 1448-1463.

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Quinlisk Spelling Variations


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Quinlisk Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Quinlisk, Conliss, Cunlisk, Quinlish, Conlish and others.

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Quinlisk Early History


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Quinlisk Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Quinlisk research. Another 25 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Quinlisk History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Quinlisk Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Quinlisk Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Quinlisk Notables 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 were:

Quinlisk Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Michael and Martin Quinlisk, who were naturalized in Ohio between 1840 and 1897
  • James Quinlisk and his family and Hugh Quinlish and his family, who arrived in New York in 1848 and 1849
  • Margaret Quinlisk and Betty Quinlisk, who immigrated to New York in 1852
  • Patrick Quinlisk, who became an American citizen in Ohio in 1858
  • Sally Quinlisk and her family, who landed in New York in 1865

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Contemporary Notables of the name Quinlisk (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Quinlisk (post 1700)



  • Patricia Quinlisk, American medical epidemiologist practicing at the Iowa Department of Public Health where she functions as both the Medical Director and the State Epidemiologist

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Heraldic Scroll and Map of Family names and Origins of Ireland. Dublin: Mullins. Print.
    2. Leyburn, James Graham. The Scotch-Irish A Social History. Chapel Hill: UNC Press, 1962. Print. (ISBN 0807842591).
    3. 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).
    4. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    5. McDonnell, Frances. Emigrants from Ireland to America 1735-1743 A Transcription of the report of the Irish House of Commons into Enforced emigration to America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1331-5).
    6. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    7. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    8. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    9. Somerset Fry, Peter and Fiona Somerset Fry. A History of Ireland. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1993. Print. (ISBN 1-56619-215-3).
    10. Sullivan, Sir Edward. The Book of Kells 3rd Edition. New York: Crescent Books, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-517-61987-3).
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    The Quinlisk Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Quinlisk 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 9 April 2014 at 10:04.

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