Stroud / Strode
The names Stroud and Strode in Ireland are usually of immigrant origin having been introduced into the country by settlers who arrived from England and Scotland, especially during the seventeenth century. It is in the Northern Counties that the majority of descendants bearing these names can today still be found.
Spelling variations include: Strode, Stroud, Strowd, Stroude, Strowde and others.
Motto Translated: I flourish (or am green) in winter.