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Where did the German Edelen family come from? What is the German Edelen family crest and coat of arms? When did the Edelen family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Edelen family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Adelaer, Adelauer, Adenaer, Adenauer, Adeler, Adelen, Adelern, Edelauer, Edenauer, Edler and many more.
First found in Bavaria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Edelen research. Another 163 words(12 lines of text) covering the years 1666 and 1792 are included under the topic Early Edelen History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Edelen Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Edelen Settlers in the United States in the 17th Century
The Edelen Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Edelen Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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