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Neil Genealogy and Neil Family History Information

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  • Ann Downard (1686 - 1765)
  • Benjamin O'Neil (deceased)
  • Elizabeth Neil (deceased)
  • Lady Grace O'Neill (1603 - 1681)
    See: Grace Robins Her name was not O'Neil, it was Neale. Her father's name was Edmund, not Arthur. Her mother's name was Elizabeth, not Grace. They were not Irish, they were English. The fa...
  • James Hardie Neil CBE DSO MB ChB (1875 - 1955)
    Neil was educated at Otago Boys High School and Otago University (MBChB 1898, MRCS 1902). He left with the 4th Contingent for Africa on the S.S. Tagus on 12 June 1901 arriving at Port Chalmers on 11 ...

About the Neil surname

James Wesley Neil was my grandfather. He an his wife Laura Williamson came to Detroit area from Canada in early 1900s. Had 5 children: Jack,Donald, Harold, Rita and my mother Lucille