Early Origins of the Futhey family
The surname Futhey was first found in Angus
(Gaelic: Aonghas), part of the Tayside region of northeastern Scotland
, and present day Council Area of Angus
, formerly known as Forfar or Forfarshire
, where they held a family seat
in their territories. Duncan Fethyn held a family seat in the lands of Conan and Tulloch in 1254.
Early History of the Futhey family
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Futhey Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Fethie, Fithie, Fethyn, Fithyn, Feithie, Fethy, Fithy, Futhie, Futhy and many more.
Early Notables of the Futhey family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Futhey family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Henry Fithe, who came to South Carolina sometime between 1670 and 1685; and James Fithie, who arrived in Alabama in 1877.
Contemporary Notables of the name Futhey (post 1700)
- Chloe Futhey, American actress, known for her work on the film To Inflict (2013)
- Mike Futhey, American eighth President of the United Transportation Union
- Tracy Futhey, American Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
- Meredith Futhey, American actress