If you are conducting some Mcelroy family history research then you can view the Mcelroy 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 Mcelroy surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'
The name McElroy in Ireland has a
number of variants including Gilroy
and McIlroy and is derived from the
native Gaelic MacGiolla Rua Sept
that was located in County Fermanagh
where the town of Ballymacilroy still
exists to this very day.
Kilroy is another variant of this name
found in Connaught Province.
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.|
|Azure/Blue||Represents Loyalty and Truth.|
Click Here for Wonderful Mcelroy
Christmas, Wedding & Birthday Gifts from Ireland. FREE Worldwide Delivery!
Get the Mcelroy custom-made
Plaque or Shield with the Mcelroy Family Crest and get a FREE GIFT
Get Mcelroy Coat of Arms Flag. Different styles available and free worldwide delivery.
Get the discounted Mcelroy High Quality Print and get FREE DELIVERY (limited time offer)