Macdonnell Surname History
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The nationality of Macdonnell may be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Macdonnell may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a professional trade, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Macdonnell Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Macdonnell come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many names like Macdonnell are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Macdonnell Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Macdonnell transform in how they're written as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Macdonnell were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Macdonnell. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Macdonnell name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Macdonnell Family Tree
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- John MacDonnell Macdannell, Jr 1670 - 1704
- Daniel MacDonnell Macdannell 1640 - 1675
- Marcus Macdonnell
- Margery Macdonnell Hieress Of Bissett Antrim
- Dainel Macdonnell
- Randolph McDANIEL Macdonnell 1820 - 1821
- Donaldson of Macdonnell, of Glengarry of the Raven Crest
- of Keppoch Macdonnell, Keppoch
- Charles Thurlough Mor Macdonnell
- Charles Thurlough Macdonnell