Naylor Family History
Naylor Name Meaning
English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): occupational name for a maker of nails from Middle English nailer ‘nail maker’. This name was also taken to Ireland in the 17th century. Compare Nail . Americanized form (translation into English) of German Nahler a variant of Nagler and of French Cloutier . Compare Nailor .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press