Mccaffrey Coat of Arms, Family Crest and Mccaffrey Family History

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


The name McCaffrey is of Irish origin, this Gaelic Sept being a branch of the McGuires of Fermanagh. The townland of Ballymacaffrey near Fivemiletown on the Tyrone border marks their homeland. The great majority of the name today belong to the families located in Fermanagh and Tyrone. In Irish the name is Mac Gafraidh meaning son of Godfrey.

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.

Meaning of Symbols & Colors on the Mccaffrey Coat of Arms

Gules/Red 'The Martyr's colour', signifies Military Fortitude and Magnanimity.
Vert/Green Signifies Hope, Joy and sometimes, Loyalty in Love
Horse Signifies Willingness to Work for King and Country
Sword Symbol of Government and Justice
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