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Coughtry Early Origins



The surname Coughtry was first found in Kirkcudbrightshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Chille Chuithbheirt), part of the present day Council Area of Dumfries and Galloway, former county in Southwestern Scotland, where they held a family seat some say before the 12th century. The Clan MacUchtry of Garvie is stated by the Duke of Argyll to have had the lands in Glenderuel from the Earls of Argyll in the Middle Ages.

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Coughtry Spelling Variations


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Coughtry Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: MacAughtrie, McAughtrie, Macaughtrie, MacAutry, McAutry, MacAutrey, McAutrey, Autry, Autrey, Autrie, Coughtrie, Cautry, Caughtry, Caughtrie, MacUchtrie, McUchtrie, MacUchtry, McAuchtry, MacOrtrie, McOrtry, McOrtie, McUchtraigh, MacAuchtraigh, MacAutraigh, Uthreson, Utherson, MacCautry, MacCautrie, McCautry, McCaughtry and many more.

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Coughtry Early History


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Coughtry Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Coughtry research. Another 163 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1200, 1199, 1400, 1522, 1575 and 1660 are included under the topic Early Coughtry History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Coughtry Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Coughtry Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 30 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Coughtry Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Coughtry Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • William Coughtry, who landed in New York in 1774

Coughtry Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Kate Coughtry, aged 27, who arrived in America from Ballina, County Mayo, Ireland, in 1892
  • Mary Coughtry, aged 24, who arrived in America from Ballina, County Mayo, Ireland, in 1892

Coughtry Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Martin Coughtry, aged 40, who arrived in America from Belmullet, Ireland, in 1907
  • William Coughtry, aged 22, who arrived in America, in 1917
  • Albert Coughtry, aged 20, who arrived in America, in 1923

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Contemporary Notables of the name Coughtry (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Coughtry (post 1700)



  • James Marion "Marlan" Coughtry (b. 1934), American former Major League Baseball backup infielder who played from 1960 to 1962

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and David Hicks. The Highland Clans The Dynastic Origins, Cheifs and Background of the Clans. New York: C.N. Potter, 1968. Print.
    2. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    3. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry Including American Families with British Ancestry 2 Volumes. London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    4. Black, George F. The Surnames of Scotland Their Origin, Meaning and History. New York: New York Public Library, 1946. Print. (ISBN 0-87104-172-3).
    5. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    6. Martine, Roddy, Roderick Martine and Don Pottinger. Scottish Clan and Family Names Their Arms, Origins and Tartans. Edinburgh: Mainstream, 1992. Print.
    7. Donaldson, Gordon and Robert S. Morpeth. Who's Who In Scotish History. Wales: Welsh Academic Press, 1996. Print. (ISBN 186057-0054).
    8. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    9. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
    10. Warner, Philip Warner. Famous Scottish Battles. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1996. Print. (ISBN 0-76070-004-4).
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    The Coughtry Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Coughtry Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 16 July 2014 at 07:34.

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