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All you have to know about the last name CARRUTHERS

Last name frequency

CARRUTHERS : This last name is indexed 52,662 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

CARRUTHERS : Scottish: habitational name from a place near Ecclefechan in Dumfries locally pronounced ‘kridders’. The name is early recorded as Carrothres or Caer Ruther and derives from British caer ‘fort’ + a personal name.

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