Claude Eugene Meskel

Registration number 20080604C

This certifies that the heraldic arms of Claude Eugene Meskel in honor of his grandfather Patrick Meskel (1843-1886) are registered and described by the blazon below

Arms: Azure, on a base bary wavy of five Argent and Azure, a lymphad Or, sail and flags Argent, in chief two ancient Irish drinking vessels Or.
Crest: Out Of a ducal coronet Or, a pine tree Proper.
Mantling: Gules, doubled Argent.
Motto: O’Meiscill Abu!
Badge: Inside a circlet Vert, charged with the motto in Or, an ancient Irish drinking vessel Or.

Biographical information

Second son of John James Meskel Jr. & Nellie Marie Beaudoin; married Judith Ellen O’Connell and had 3 sons and 4 daughters; served in the US Army in Korean War and in Panama where he learned to speak Spanish, Korean, Chinese and Russian, later he worked as an independent electrician and then at the weapons disposal plant Rocky Flats from where he retired; he's an avid outdoorsman and gardener spending his retirement hunting, fishing, camping, and gardening; he is passionate about his cooking and dancing; b. June 2, 1930.

Descendancy from original armiger

  • Father: Patrick Meskel (1843-1886) Ireland & South Dakota
  • Gfather: John James Meskel, Sr. (1877-1955) South Dakota, USA

Registered by

Dennis MacGoff


Personal, Ancestral, US, M


Roll of Arms