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Michael James Meskel

Registration number 20080604E

This certifies that the heraldic arms of Michael James 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: Rising out of waves of the sea a trout Proper, striking at a Mayfly Or.
Mantling: Gules, doubled Argent.
Motto: Above: O’Meiscill Abu! Below: Aloha.
Badge: Inside a circlet Vert, charged with the motto in Or, an ancient Irish drinking vessel Or.

Biographical information

First son and second child of Claude Eugene Meskel and Judith Ellen O’Connell; married Cathy Groshart and has 1 son and 1 daughter; He works as a CAD designer and as a CAD instructor in the local college where he lives; He and Cathy have owned a clothing and pet store and are now the proprietors of an RV camp in Cedar Edge, Colorado; He spends several weeks a year in Hawaii and is an avid fisherman and golfer; b. November 6, 1956.

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

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