If you are conducting some Fitzgerald family history research then you can view the Fitzgerald 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 Fitzgerald surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'
The Irish name Fitzgerald is of
Anglo-Norman origin having been
brought into the country in the
twelfth century. The main Septs
bearing the name were called
Mac Gerailt and were located in
Counties Kerry and Kildare.
The name is now widespread in its
ancestral Counties as well as in
Counties Dublin, Cork and Limerick.
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.|
|Gules/Red||'The Martyr's colour', signifies Military Fortitude and Magnanimity.|
|The Saltire/St. Andrew's Cross||signifies the symbol of Resolution|
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