Guthrie



Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Antrim:13Belfast city:3Clare:24Cork:1
Derry:8Donegal:2Down:5Fermanagh:4
Galway:4Laois:1Leitrim:1Limerick:1
Louth:2Mayo:1Monaghan:5Sligo:4
Tipperary:3Tyrone:1

Surname Dictionary

Guthrie fairly numerous: mainly E Ulster, Clare. A Scottish name in Ulster but used as an anglicisation of Ó Lathaigh in Clare. In Irish, lathach means mud, slime, described by the Anglo-Irish word "guttery". Perhaps to get away from this connection, the Clare Laheys became honorary Scots! The irony is that Ó Lathaigh is itself a corruption of Ó Fhlaithimh meaning "prince". SI & SGG.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Gothary: 2
Gutherie: 12
Guthrie: 83
Gutterie: 3
Guttery: 16
Guttree: 2

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Gatery
Gawtrey
Geattry
Gurtherie
Guthery
Guthre
Guthree
Guthry
Gutrey
Guttrie


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