Driscoll Family History
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Driscoll Name Meaning
Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEidirsceóil ‘descendant of the messenger’, from eidirsceól ‘go-between’, ‘intermediary’, ‘news bearer’ (a compound of eidir ‘between’ + scéal ‘story’, ‘news’). Bearers of this Irish surname claim descent from a single 10th-century ancestor.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: O'driscoll, Frisco, Driskill, Driskell, Drisko, Druschel, Driskel