Mckell Family History
Mckell Name Meaning
Irish (northern) and Scottish:: shortened Anglicized form of a Gaelic name beginning with Mac Gille ‘son of the lad’ or ‘son of the devotee’ (see for example McElroy ). altered form of Mackle 2 under the influence of Gaelic patronymic names begining with Mc-.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022