Join
Log in  | New? Register
Italians want the EU to continue...?

64,449 DWYER members around the world

Keep me informed as to DWYER Family online & offline events

DWYER family crest

DWYER Family History

Dwyer is an Irish surname from from the Gaelic ? Dubhuir, meaning "black". O'Dwyer in Irish is "O'Duibhir" (pronounced O Dweer), meaning grandson of Duibhir, an ancestor who, by tradition, lived sometime around the tenth century. The exact meaning of the ancestor's name is unknown, though 'black skirt' is one possibility, but the common modern consensus is that it means 'black and dun-coloured' which is thought to refer to Duibhir's hair colouring.
MEET

Join the conversation with the DWYER tribe

  • Find your DWYER ancestor
  • Tell us about your DWYER Family
  • Tell us about your DWYER ancestors
  • Ask a question about the DWYER history
  • Leave a message for DWYER family members
Areas of Origin for DWYER

Invite more DWYER family members!

Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the DWYER tribe.

Log in or Register to invite others
Family Coat of Arms Generator

Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?

Create Crest
LEARN

Discover about where the DWYER live around the world

64,449

DWYERs FOUND

Explore where tribe members live today!

SHOP

Show off the DWYER Family Crest…

Wear your crest with pride...plenty of products to choose from