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Recorded in over one hundred spelling forms including Terry, Terrey, Tarry (English & Scottish), Torrie and Torry (Irish), Thierry, Thiery, Thery, Theuret, Theurer, Thireau, Thoreau, (French), Theike, Tieck, Thiele, Tietze, Tilke, Tillich (German), and many more, this is a surname of pre 5th century Gallic origins. It derives from the personal name "Thierri", which is ultimately from the ancient "Theodoric", a compound of the elements "theudo" meaning people or race, and "ric", meaning power. Theodoric was the name borne by the Ostrogothic leader (circa 454 - 526) who invaded Italy in 488, and established his capital at Ravenna in 493...

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Im researching Michael Terry, he left Ireland between his birth in 1799 to 1833. He went to Osgoode ,ontario,canada whee he raised his family. Im interested in his ireland family tree. Thanks Rinny11


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