Finley Family History
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Finley Name Meaning
Scottish: from the Gaelic personal name Fionnlagh (Old Irish Findlaech), composed of the elements fionn ‘white’, ‘fair’ (see Finn) + laoch ‘warrior’, ‘hero’, which seems to have been reinforced by an Old Norse personal name composed of the elements finn ‘Finn’ + leikr ‘fight’, ‘battle’, ‘hero’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Finney, Hanley, Manley, Iley, Winney, Fenley, Finner, Onley, Finkley