"son of the king"

Fitzroy Origin and Meaning

The name Fitzroy is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of the king".

An English surname originally given to the illegitimate sons of a monarch. Might be a nice middle name choice to honor an ancestral Roy.

Famous People Named Fitzroy

  • FitzRoy James Henry Somerset1st Baron Raglan, British Army officer in the Peninsular War and the Hundred Days
  • Fitzroy Hamilton Niall AnstrutherGough,Calthorpe, 1st Baronet
  • Fitzroy Alexander aka Lord MelodayTrinidadian calypso singer
  • Henry John FitzRoy SomersetMarquess of Worcester

Fitzroy in Pop Culture

  • Fitzroy Avery "Fitz" Vackercharacter in "Keeper of the Lost Cities" by Shannon Messenger
  • Rosalinda Samantha Fitzroymain character of "A Long Long Sleep" by Anna Sheehan
  • Fitzroysuburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Sir Fitzroy MaplecourtKnight (in absentia) of the realm of Goodcastle, character in the "Graduation" campaign of the podcast "The Adventure Zone"