O’Melaghlin Coat of Arms / Family Crest


British Isles


British Isles

Blazon description

(hereditary Kings of Meath, and frequently Monarch of Ireland. See Burke’s “Vicissitudes of Families ”; deriving their surname from Maelseachlainn, King of Meath, d. 1022). Per fess, the chief two coats, 1st, ar three dexter hands couped at the wrist gu.; 2nd, ar. a lion ramp. gu. armed and langued az., the hase wavy az. and ar. a salmon naiant ppr. O’Ferrall’s Linea Antiqua, gives for the bearings of O’Melaghlin, the same Arms, with the difference that the lion ramp. is placed in the first coat of this chief, the hands are omitted, and the second coat of the chief is, ar. a ship under full sail. See also McLaughlin.

(Ballinderry, co. Westmeath; allowed by Hawkins, Ulster, 1712, to Art O’Melaghlin, Esq., of that place, descended from the ancient Sept of O’Maelseachlainn). Same Arms. Crest—A swan, wings expanded ar. membered gu. Motto—Scuto amoris divini.

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