Taaffe Coat of Arms, Family Crest and Taaffe Family History

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


The name Taaffe in Ireland is of Welsh origin and translates as 'son of David'. It was brought to the country in the thirteenth century. The initial settlement points were in the Province of Connaught where it is stil lwidespread. Taa is a variant.

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 Taaffe Coat of Arms

Argent/White or Silver Denotes Peace and Sincerity.
Azure/Blue Represents Loyalty and Truth.
Gules/Red 'The Martyr's colour', signifies Military Fortitude and Magnanimity.
Crosses Often representing Faith or Christian beliefs, possibly relating to the Crusades
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