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Fitzroy or FitzRoy is an Anglo-Norman name originally meaning "son of the king" (a corruption of the French "fils du roi"). In several cases, this surname was used by an illegitimate son (or daughter) of a king and is still borne by their descendants. It may refer to:


  • People 1
    • As a given name 1.1
    • As a surname 1.2
      • Descendants of Charles II and Barbara Palmer 1.2.1
      • Others 1.2.2
      • Fictional characters 1.2.3
  • Places 2
  • Ships 3
  • Sport 4


As a given name

As a surname

Descendants of Charles II and Barbara Palmer


Fictional characters






Falkland Islands

New Zealand

United Kingdom

United States of America


  • HMS Fitzroy, more than one British ship of the Royal Navy


  • Fitzroy Football Club, a current Australian rules football team, formerly competing in the national Australian Football League (AFL).
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