When Jane E Naylor was born on 29 January 1843, in York, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William Naylor, was 49 and her mother, Lydia Depew, was 31. She lived in Fairview Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and East Pennsboro Township, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. She died on 2 November 1914, in Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Camp Hill Cemetery, Camp Hill, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States.
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 ).