Stephenson Coat of Arms, Family Crest and Stephenson Family History

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


The name Stephenson in Ireland is usually derived from a settler family from England who located in County Limerick and who became completely integrated into Gaelic society. The variant Stevenson is more often found in Ulster Province where Steenson and Stinson are other variants.

Meaning of Symbols & Colors on the Stephenson Coat of Arms

Azure/Blue Represents Loyalty and Truth.
Or/Yellow/Gold Represents Generosity.
Arrows/Arrow-Heads Often symbolizing military readiness
Fleur de Lis Representing Purity and Light. Is also the floral symbol of France
Mullet/Star of Five Points Denotes Virtue, Learning, and Piety.
Red Rose Signifies Beauty and Grace