Avery Naylor was born about 1646, in Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, British Colonial America. He married Katherine Fauntleroy before 28 December 1683, in Virginia, British Colonial America. He died on 27 June 1706, in Westmoreland, Virginia, British Colonial America, at the age of 61.
English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): occupational name for a maker of nails, from Middle English nailer ‘nail maker’. This name was also taken to Ireland in the 17th century. Compare Nail .
Americanized form (translation into English) of German Nahler, a variant of Nagler , and of French Cloutier . Compare Nailor .
History: Some of the American bearers of the surname Naylor are descendants of Zacharie Cloutier from France, who was in QC by 1634 (see Cloutier ).