Surnames Categorized "y vowels"

This is a list of surnames in which the categories include y vowels.
Anaya Spanish
From the names of a few Spanish towns, possibly of Arabic origin meaning "stagnant water" or "path".
Appleby English
From the name of various English towns, derived from Old English æppel "apple" and Old Norse býr "farm, settlement".
Cassidy Irish
From Irish Ó Caiside meaning "descendant of Caiside". Caiside is a given name meaning "curly haired".
Doherty Irish
From the Irish Ó Dochartaigh meaning "descendant of Dochartach". The byname Dochartach means "obstructive".
Ellery English
From the medieval masculine name Hilary.
Flynn Irish
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Floinn meaning "descendant of Flann".
Henry English
Derived from the given name Henry.
Kelly 1 Irish
Anglicized form of Irish Ó Ceallaigh meaning "descendant of Ceallach".
Lowry English, Scottish
From a diminutive of the given name Laurence 1.
Lynn English
From the name of a town in Norfolk (King's Lynn), derived from Welsh llyn meaning "lake".
Lyon 1 English, French
Originally denoted a person from the city of Lyon in central France, originally Latin Lugdunum, of Gaulish origin meaning "hill fort of Lugus". It could also denote a person from the small town of Lyons-la-Forêt in Normandy.
Myers English
Patronymic form of Myer or Mayer 3.
Parry Welsh
Derived from ap Harry meaning "son of Harry".
Perry 1 English
From Old English pirige meaning "pear tree", a derivative of peru meaning "pear", itself from Latin pirum. A famous bearer was Matthew Perry (1794-1858), the American naval officer who opened Japan to the West.
Pryce Welsh
Variant of Price.
Tyler English
Occupational name for a tiler of roofs, derived from Old English tigele "tile". A famous bearer of this name was American president John Tyler (1790-1862).
Wyatt English
From the medieval given name Wyot.
Wynne English
Derived from the given name Wine.