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Where did the German Youd family come from? What is the German Youd family crest and coat of arms? When did the Youd family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Youd family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Uhden, Yewden, Youden, Yuden, Yudin, Uhdin, Youdin, Yewdin, Uhde, Youd, Yude, Yewd and many more.
First found in Prussia, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation. In more recent years the family held a family seat in Berlin.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Youd research. Another 215 words(15 lines of text) covering the year 1871 is included under the topic Early Youd History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Youd Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Hermann Yuden, who applied for naturalization in St. Louis, Missouri in 1840; Heinrich Christian Wilhelm Uhde, who emigrated from Brunswick to Pennsylvania in 1854.
The Youd Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Youd 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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