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1) (Chiefs of Carbery and Muskerry, co. Cork, a powerful Irish Sept, descended from Cartach, King of Desmond prior to the English invasion, the Chief of which was styled The McCarthy More). Ar. a stag trippant, attired and unguled or.
2) (Earl of Clancare and Viscount Valentia, extinct; Donogh McCarty More, seventh in descent from Cormac More McCarthy, was so created 1556, d. s.p. m.). Ar. a stag trippant gu. attired and unguled or.
3) (Earl of Clancarty and Viscount Muskerry, attainted 1690; Cormac Oge McCarthy, of Blarney, descended from Dermot McCarty, second son of Cormac More McCarthy, was created a viscount, 1628; his son, second viscount, was created an earl, 1658). Same Arms. Crest—A dexter arm in armour ppr. cuffed ar. erect and couped at the wrist, holding in the hand a lizard both also ppr. Supporters—Two angels ppr. vested ar. habited gu. winged or, each holding in the exterior hand a shield, thereon a human head affrontce erased.Motto—Forti et fideli nihil difficile. Anotlur Motto, borne by Dermot McCarthy, Viscount Munkerry—Ex arduis perpetuum nomen.
"4) (Carrignavar, co. Cork: the present male representative of the Clan Carthy descended from Donel
McCarthy, who built Carrignavar, brother of Cormac Oge McCarthy, father of the first Viscount Muskerry). Same Arms. Crest—A dexter arm in mail ar. holding in the hand a lizard both ppr."
5) (McCarthy-Reagh, the second Sept in orderof the Clan Cabty, descended from Donel God McCarthy, second son of Donel More McCarthy, The McCarthy More. The Chief of this Sept was known as The McCarthy Reach). Same Arms. Crest—A dexter arm erect, couped at the elbow, vested az. cuffed ar. holding in the hand ppr. a lizard vert. Motto—Fortis ferox et celer.
6) (Springhouse, co. Tipperary; descended from The McCarthy Reach; allowed by Hawkins, Ulster, 1772). (Kilbrittain and Rupella, co. Cork; allowed by Hawkins, Ulster, 1767, to Charles McCarthy, Knt. of St. Louis, Captain in the French Navy, descended from The McCarthy Reagh). Same Arms. Crest—A dexter arm erect, couped at the elbow, vested az. cuffed ar. holding in the hand a lizard both ppr. Motto—Fortis ferox et celer.

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Mccarthy Coat of Arms Meaning

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