If you are conducting some Carey family history research then you can view the Carey coat of arms and the name meaning and origin of the name as well as the meaning of symbols below. This is a great place to start when tracing your genealogy and Carey surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'
The name Carey in Ireland is
derived from the native Gaelic
O'Ciardha Sept who were located
in County Kildare. The name is
now widespread but most common
in the Province of Munster.
The name was also brought to the
country by Anglo settlers and
variants include Keary, O'Ciarain,
O'Ceirin and even Curran.
A Sept is an ancient form of a Clan and is a group of people whose ancestors all bore the same surname and inhabited the same locality.
|Argent/White or Silver||Denotes Peace and Sincerity.|
|Sable/Black||Denotes Constancy and sometimes Grief.|
|Bend||A bearing of High Honour which signifies Defence or Protection.|
|Red Rose||Signifies Beauty and Grace|
Click Here for Wonderful Carey
Christmas, Wedding & Birthday Gifts from Ireland. FREE Worldwide Delivery!
Get the Carey custom-made
Plaque or Shield with the Carey Family Crest and get a FREE GIFT
Get Carey Coat of Arms Flag. Different styles available and free worldwide delivery.
Get the discounted Carey High Quality Print and get FREE DELIVERY (limited time offer)