(Gaelic: Siorrachd Lannraig) a former county in the central Strathclyde region of
. Originally believed to be a junior branch of the Prideaux family, of which the senior branch was descended from Pagenus de Prideaux of Prideaux Castle in
. The junior branch was granted lands in Larnarkshire,
. Several of the name Prid or Pryde were registered in the area in the late 13th century.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Andrew Pride who settled in North America in 1660; David Pride settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1775; George Pride settled in New York State in 1822.