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  • Amyas Douglas Connell (1901 - 1980)
    Amyas Douglas Connell (23 June 1901 – 19 April 1980) was a highly influential New Zealand architect of the mid-twentieth century. He achieved early and conspicuous success as a student, winning the Bri...
  • Anna O'Connell (1862 - 1885)
  • Bertha Connell (1878 - d.)
  • Billie Eilish
    Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O'Connell (born December 18, 2001), known professionally as Billie Eilish, is an American singer-songwriter. Her debut single, "Ocean Eyes", went viral and has accumulated ...
  • Bridget O'Connell (1851 - d.)

About the Connell surname


  • O'Connell is a last name of Irish origin.
  • It is an Anglicisation of the Gaelic Ó Conaill (meaning "descendant of Conall")
  • The personal name Conall is possibly composed of the elements con (from cú meaning "hound" or "wolf") and gal (meaning "valour")
  • Conall

Some famous Connells

  • Aaron D. O'Connell, Creator of the world's first quantum machine
  • Eileen O'Connell (Irish writer)
  • Helen O'Connell (1920–1993), American singer, actress, and dancer
  • Thomas J. O'Connell (1882–1969), Irish politician