Patrick Joseph Meskel

Registration number 20080604F

This certifies that the heraldic arms of Patrick Joseph Meskel in honor of his 2nd great 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: Resting in bend sinister on top of a cowboy boot Proper, a Stetson Argent, feathered of a pheasant Proper.
Mantling: Gules, doubled Argent.
Motto: Above: O’Meiscill Abu! Below: See you in the movies.
Badge: Inside a circlet Vert, charged with the motto in Or, an ancient Irish drinking vessel Or.

Biographical information

He is the second son and third child of Claude Eugene Meskel and Judith Ellen O’Connell; married Pamela Doliss; He was a carpenter and worked as a roofing construction engineer and foreman for twenty plus years; He later went to work as a working cowboy on a ranch just east of where he lived in Colorado; He was an avid outdoorsman who in his free time loved to hunt, fish, camp, and water ski; He was passionate about cooking, poker and country music dancing; b. April 3, 1958, d. July 5, 2004.

Descendancy from original armiger

  • Father: Claude Eugene Meskel (1930-current) Colorado, USA
  • GFather: John James Meskel, Jr. (1901-1976) Oregon, USA
  • 1GGFather: Patrick Meskel (1843-1886) Ireland & South Dakota
  • 2GGfather: John James Meskel, Sr. (1877-1955) South Dakota, USA

Registered by

Dennis MacGoff


Personal, Ancestral, US, M


Roll of Arms