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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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Quinlisk Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    2. Donovan, George Francis. The Pre-Revolutionary Irish in Massachusetts 1620-1775. Menasha, WI: Geroge Banta Publsihing Co., 1932. Print.
    3. Fitzgerald, Thomas W. Ireland and Her People A Library of Irish Biography 5 Volumes. Chicago: Fitzgerald. Print.
    4. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    5. Woodham-Smith, Cecil. The Great Hunger Ireland 1845-1849. New York: Old Town Books, 1962. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-385-3).
    6. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    7. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    8. O'Hart, John. Irish Pedigress 5th Edition in 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0737-4).
    9. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    10. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
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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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