Meaning and Origin of: Cooley

Family name origins & meanings

  • Irish : Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Chúille ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Mochúille’, a rare Clare name, or a reduced form of McCooley, a variant of McCauley.
  • Americanized form of German Kuhle or Kühle, variants of Kuhl.