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Where did the English Willdigg family come from? What is the English Willdigg family crest and coat of arms? When did the Willdigg family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Willdigg family history?


Spelling variations of this family name include: Wilding, Wildigge, Wylding and others.

First found in Staffordshire, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, before and after the Norman Conquest of 1066.


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Willdigg research. Another 125 words(9 lines of text) covering the years 164 and 1640 are included under the topic Early Willdigg History in all our PDF Extended History products.


More information is included under the topic Early Willdigg Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.


Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Thomas Wilding settled in Virginia in 1698; August Wilding arrived in New York State in 1879.


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  2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  3. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  4. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
  5. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  6. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
  7. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  8. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  9. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  10. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
  11. ...

The Willdigg Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Willdigg 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.

This page was last modified on 7 February 2014 at 12:50.

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