When asked the question, "What race of people do you believe make the best soldiers?" His reply: "The Scots who came to this country by way of Ireland. Because they have all the dash of the Irish in taking up a position and all the stubborness of the Scots in holding it." (Gen. Robert E. Lee)
Shane's Castle is a ruined castle near Randalstown in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. The castle is on the north-east shores of Lough Neagh. Built in 1345 by a member of the O'Neill dynasty, it was originally called Eden-duff-carrick. Shane MacBrien O'Neill changed the name to Shane's Castle in 1722.
Interpretation of a Celtic warrior. Standing on the banks of the Menai Strait in Mona and cursing the Romans on the other side? At the end of the day it is not bravery, courage and determination that wins the day - it is the technical skill of your opponent. The Romans were certainly the leaders in this field.
Counties associated with the name: Dublin&Tipperary, Coat of arms motto: "The red hand of Ireland." Many O'Neills can be found in places in Europe like Spain&France. The O'Neills can trace their family history back to A.D. 360. The O'Neills take their name from Niall Glúndub, an early 10th-century High King of Ireland a branch of the Uí Néill dynasty who took their name from a legendary 5th century King of Tara.
O'Neil Coat of Arms http://irishcoatofarms.org/ has a wide variety of products with your surname with your coat of arms/family crest, flags and national symbols from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wale
The Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) served all the people of Northern Ireland, UK from 1922 up until 2001 Each Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) Badge wall plaque is hand carved from solid mahogany then hand painted and finished.