40,597 MCNALLY members around the world
Stay informed about MCNALLY Family online & offline events!
See one of our recent Ireland101 Tribe Gatherings
MCNALLY Family HistoryRecorded in several spellings as shown below, this is a famous Irish surname. It is a development of either of two original Gaelic surnames. The first was 'Mac con Ulaidh' composed of the elements 'Mac' meaning son of, 'con', a hunting dog, and 'uladh', the province of Ulster. As to why anybody should be called 'The son of the hound of Ulster' is unclear, but the hound was highly regarded in early heraldry, and particularly so in Ireland. As such it probably described a fast moving and brave soldier.
Who have we missed?
Tell us about any famous MCNALLY (or surname variant) you think we should add here. We will get our genealogists to check them out and add them to the list. Thanks!
Join the conversation with the MCNALLY tribe
- Find your MCNALLY ancestor
- Tell us about your MCNALLY Family
- Tell us about your MCNALLY ancestors
- Ask a question about the MCNALLY history
- Leave a message for MCNALLY family members
Invite more MCNALLY family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the MCNALLY tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest
Show off the MCNALLY Family Crest…
Wear your crest with pride...plenty of products to choose from