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  • Anna Nolan (b. - bef.1763)
    Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via daughter Betty Mclaughlin (born Zane) by SmartCopy : Jan 20 2015, 21:16:42 UTC
  • Catherine Finn (deceased)
  • Chadwell (CFC) Nolan (1845 - 1923)
    C.F.C Nolan HARLAN ENTERPRISE DECEMBER 23, 1923 TRAIN KILLS C.F.C NOLAN Harlan County Pioneer meets death at Chad Sunday AfternoonC. F. C. Nolan, 79 retired business man and one of last of the sturdy p...
  • Christopher Nolan
    Christopher Nolan is a film director and screenwriter who's helmed several hit movies, including 'Inception,' 'The Dark Knight Rises,' 'Interstellar' and 'Dunkirk.' Christopher Nolan received attentio...
  • Cuthbert Parker Nolan (b. - 1917)
    Private in AIR, file number 19093. Son of David and Elizabeth Jane Nolan, of Auckland, New Zealand.== Sources ==# New Zealand and World War One Roll of Honour: / Ref 13.4.2021

About the Nolan surname


The name Nolan derives from the Gaelic “O'Nuallain” meaning “descendant of Nu-allan,” which stems from “nuall” meaning “noble” or “famous” or from the Gaelic “O'Nuallachain” meaning “descendant of Ual-lachan,” which stems from “uallach” meaning “proud.” The name came to mean “little proud one,” “little noble one,” “champion” or “chariot fighter” and was used as an Irish surname.


“Nolan” is the name of a county in Texas, USA.