If you are conducting some Sheppard family history research then you can view the Sheppard 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 Sheppard surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'
The name Sheppard in Ireland is
of immigrant origin having existed
in Counties Dublin and Kildare
from the thirteenth century.
It was brought in greater
numbers by settlers from England
who arrived into the Province of
Ulster, especially during the
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.
|Sable/Black||Denotes Constancy and sometimes Grief.|
|The Fess||Denotes a Military Belt or Girdle of Honour|
|Arrows/Arrow-Heads||Often symbolizing military readiness|
|Greyhound/Mastiff/Talbot||Signifies Courage, Vigilancy and Loyalty|
Click Here for Wonderful Sheppard
Christmas, Wedding & Birthday Gifts from Ireland. FREE Worldwide Delivery!
Get the Sheppard custom-made
Plaque or Shield with the Sheppard Family Crest and get a FREE GIFT
Get Sheppard Coat of Arms Flag. Different styles available and free worldwide delivery.
Get the discounted Sheppard High Quality Print and get FREE DELIVERY (limited time offer)