25,509 QUINLAN members around the world
QUINLAN Family HistoryThis interesting surname is Irish. It is a developed form of the ancient Gaelic surname O' Caoindealbhain. The translation is the male descendant of Caoindealbhan, a personal name meaning the son of the comely one (!) and composed of the elements caoin-dealbh and the diminutive suffix -an, meaning little or more likely 'son of'. It can also be a form of the surname O'Conaillain, meaning descendant of Conaillan, a personal name representing a diminutive of Conall, composed of the elements con (from cu meaning hound) plus gal meaning valour. Recordings of the surname are tracebale to the mid 16th century (see below), whilst variations in the idiom of the spelling include Quinlan, Quinlen, Quinelen, Quinlan, and others...
Join the conversation with the QUINLAN tribe
- Find your QUINLAN ancestor
- Tell us about your QUINLAN Family
- Tell us about your QUINLAN ancestors
- Ask a question about the QUINLAN history
- Leave a message for QUINLAN family members
Invite more QUINLAN family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the QUINLAN tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest
Discover about where the QUINLAN live around the world
Explore where tribe members live today!