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Recorded 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.

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shanemcnally

Hi, Yes my Grandfather and his Brother were stonemasons from Co tyrone moved to Galway, there are still a good few of his nephews in Co Tyrone and of course now in Galway.

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john mcnally

Any McNallys here from County Derry that had ancestor that were stonemasons

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Tommy McKenna

I had Ancestors McNallys Stonemasons that were from Derry and went to Antrim to live and then on to Townland Derry just out side Coalisland in County Tyrone I believe some of the McNally Clan went to Scotland and worked as Stonemasons on l Bridges

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John Mcnally 1808 to 1888

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edward thomas mcnally

i'm sorry john joseph mcnally was my great grandfather hugh francis mcnally is my grandfather

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edward thomas mcnally

i'm looking for mcnally family from devlin county monaghan my grandfather john joseph mcnally was born there he is the son of patrick and anne mccahery mcnally he had 10 brothers michael,patrick,edward,henry,cornelius,francis,charles,peter,james and owen

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