If you are conducting some Galloway family history research then you can view the Galloway 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 Galloway surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'
The names Galloway and Galwey in
Ireland are derived from the Gaelic
de Gallaidhe sept that was originally
of Norman origin. Families of the name
were prominent in Ulster Province and
especially in County Cork.
The Ulster Galloways may take their
name from Galloway in nearby
Scotland, while the southern
Galloways and Galweys may take
their name from Galway City.
A Sept or Clan is a collective term describing a group of persons whose immediate ancestors had a common surname and all inhabited the same lands.
|Argent/White or Silver||Denotes Peace and Sincerity.|
|Azure/Blue||Represents Loyalty and Truth.|
|The Lion||Emblem of Deathless Courage|
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