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Where did the English Meder family come from? When did the Meder family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Meder family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Meador, Meader, Meadur, Medur, Medor, Meder, Medder and many more.
First found in Oxfordshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1180 when Alexander Meader held estates in that shire.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Meder research. Another 273 words(20 lines of text) covering the years 1332, 1455, and 1487 are included under the topic Early Meder History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Meder Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Meder Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century
Meder Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
Meder Settlers in the United States in the 20th Century
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