Fanning Coat of Arms, Family Crest and Fanning Family History

If you are conducting some Fanning family history research then you can view the Fanning 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 Fanning surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'


The name Fanning in Ireland is of Norman origin since the twelfth century. The settlers formed a Sept along Gaelic lines and their influence can be seen by the survival of the village of Fanningstown in County Limerick. The O'Fionnain Gaelic Sept of North Connaught also occasionally anglicized their name to Fanning, but more usually to Finan.

Meaning of Symbols & Colors on the Fanning Coat of Arms

Argent/White or Silver Denotes Peace and Sincerity.
Or/Yellow/Gold Represents Generosity.
The Chevron Denotes Protection. Often granted as a reward to one who has achieved some Notable Enterprise
Dove Symbol of Peace an Loving Constancy
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