Gawthrop Family History
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Gawthrop Name Meaning
English (Yorkshire): habitational name from any of several places in West Yorkshire called Gawthrop or Gawthorpe, all of which are named from Old Norse gaukr ‘cuckoo’ + þorp ‘enclosure’ (see Thorpe).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lathrop, Winthrop, Lothrop, Balthrop, Harrop, Lawton, Garton, Holtrop