Heraldry and Tartan
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Andy McMenemy

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Several heraldic devices, crests or Coats of Arms have emerged for the family. If you would like to see them, follow this link to where Bob Collins has kindly made them available online.

There seem to be further variations available:

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and also

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(Thanks to David Mc Menemy for this latter image)


Some discussion has taken place over the years regarding the use of a Tartan. Aeneas Mc Menamin tells us there IS a Donegal tartan, blue background, which is very attractive. So if someone wanted a tartan and their relatives came from Donegal, which most of them did, they could wear that tartan.