Clary Family History
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Clary Name Meaning
Irish: variant of Cleary or a reduced form of McClary. English: perhaps from Middle English clary, clarie ‘clary’ (the pot herb Salvia sclarea), a topographic name for someone who lived where the plant grew or a metonymic occupational name for a herb seller.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Clay, Clare, Clark, Lary, Clarey, Chard, Crary, Cleary, Clapp, Clardy