If you are conducting some Gilmore family history research then you can view the Gilmore 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 Gilmore surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'
The name Gilmore in Ireland is
derived from either of two Gaelic
Septs, Mac Giolla Mhuire or
Mac Giolla Mhir.
The name is commonest in Ulster
and in County Sligo, where the Septs
were based and it is here that the
majority of descendants can still
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.|
|Gules/Red||'The Martyr's colour', signifies Military Fortitude and Magnanimity.|
|Bend||A bearing of High Honour which signifies Defence or Protection.|
|Estoile||Symbol of God's Goodness|
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