Flannery Family History
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Flannery Name Meaning
Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Flannabhra ‘descendant of Flannabhra’ meaning ‘red eyebrows’, or (with r for the second l) a possible Anglicized form of Ó Flannghaile ‘descendant of Flannghal’, a personal name composed of the elements flann ‘red’, ‘ruddy’ + gal ‘valor’. Both are Connacht names.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Flaherty, Lavery, Flattery, Lennert, Laundry, Lander, Mandery