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Irish Surname - Crosby

Origin of the Irish surname Crosby and its variations

The Irish surname Crosby is derived from the Old Norse name "Krossabýr," which means "cross farm." The name is primarily associated with the province of Munster in the southern part of Ireland, where it has been present since the 12th century.

Today, individuals with the surname Crosby can be found throughout Ireland as well as in other parts of the world, including the United States, Canada, and Australia. Variations of the name include Crosbie, Crosley, Crossby, and Crossley.

Famous People with the Surname Crosby

Variations of the Irish Surname Crosby

Crosby Coat of Arms

The Crosby coat of arms features a shield with three silver crosses on a blue background. The crest features a silver unicorn.

Crosby Motto

The motto associated with the Crosby family is "Justus Esto et Non Metue," which means "Be just and fear not."

Please Note

There is often limited information available on a specific coat of arms and motto for an Irish surname. Sometimes there are many variations, sometimes none, we have compiled a representative, but by no means exhaustive, selection. Please visit our Coat of Arms and Motto page for more information.

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