244 MCARDELL members around the world
Stay informed about MCARDELL Family online & offline events!
See our recent family gatherings
MCARDELL Family HistoryThis famous Irish surname recorded in the spellings of MacArdle, MacCardle, MacArdell, and the short forms of McArdle, McCardle, and McCardell, is an anglicized form of the Gaelic Mac Ardghail. This derives from "mac" meaning son of, and the personal name "Ardghal", composed of the elements "ard" meaning height plus "gal", valour, hence "high valour". The clan is traditionally a branch of the Mac Mahons of Oriel, and is widespread in the Counties of Armagh, Monaghan, and parts of South Down, Louth and Fermanagh.
Who have we missed?
Tell us about any famous MCARDELL (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 MCARDELL tribe
- Find your MCARDELL ancestor
- Tell us about your MCARDELL Family
- Tell us about your MCARDELL ancestors
- Ask a question about the MCARDELL history
- Leave a message for MCARDELL family members
Invite more MCARDELL family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the MCARDELL tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest