Gailey Family History
Gailey Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place in Staffordshire named Gailey, from Old English gagel ‘bog-myrtle’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’. In some instances, an altered spelling of South German Gailer (variant of Geiler) or of Swiss Gälli (see Gall).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press