Sus armas: en campo armiñado, un águila desplegada, de sable, y encima de ella una faja de oro, cargada con dos salmones nadando, de gules.

Rafferty

Los O'RAFFERTY son originarios de los condados de Donegal y Sligo. en este último el clan era uno "of the seven pillars of Skreen", pero sus descendientes ahora se han dispersado. En irlandés el nombre del clan era O'Rothartaigh.

The name Rafferty in Ireland is derived from the native Gaelic O'Raithbheartaigh Sept that was located in Counties Tyrone and Louth and where the majority of descendants still hail from. The name is taken from Gaelic words that translate as 'prosperity wielder'.

The name Raftery in Ireland is derived from the native Gaelic O'Reachtaire Sept that was located in County Mayo in the West of the country. The name is taken from a Gaelic word that translates as 'decree'. This Sept name was also sometimes changed to Rafter or Raftiss.

Origen: Irlandés.

Variantes / Variations: Rafferty, O'Rafferty, Raferty, Raffhery, Raffthery, Raftery, Raverty, Roarty y otros.

 

John Rafferty ( modificado el 20.03.2017 )
John Rafferty ( modificado el 20.03.2017 )
Michael Rafferty y Reilly & Charlotte MacDowall ( modificado el 20.03.2017 )
Thomas Rafferty & Margaret Kearney ( modificado el 20.03.2017 )