MacDowell / Dowell
McDowell / McDowall

The name McDowell or MacDowall in Ireland is derived from the native Gaelic Mac Dubhghaill Sept that was located in County Roscommon and is the Irish form of the Scottish MacDugall name. Other descendants bearing the name derive from the many immigrants who arrived into Ulster in the seventeenth century. The name translates from Gaelic as 'dark foreigner'.

Origen: Irlandés, Escocés. The McDowell family name comes from the personal name Dougal. The Gaelic form of the name is Mac Dhughaill and literally means "son of Dougal." The personal name Dougal, meaning "dark stranger." First found in Galloway, where they were seated from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.

Variantes: McDowell, MacDowall, MacDowell, MacDugald, MacDill y otros.

Motto Translated: Victory.

 

 

John McDowall ( modificado el 19.03.2017 )
William McDowell y McNeese & Judith Python y Pillou ( modificado el 19.03.2017 )