from early times and their first records appeared on the census rolls taken by the ancient Kings of
to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Phaddyen research.Another 105 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1190, 1235, 1376, 1472, 1605, 1590, 1626, 1686, 1663, 1715 and 1715 are included under the topic Early Phaddyen History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Notable amongst the family at this time was Alexander Peden (1626-1686), also known as Prophet Peden, one of the leading forces in the Covenanter movement.
After the Restoration of Charles II, Peden had to leave his parish under the Middletons Ejectment Act in 1663. For ten years he wandered far and... Another 88 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Phaddyen Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the Phaddyen family moved to Ireland
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: James and John Paddon arrived in New York in 1823; C. Paden arrived in San Francisco in 1850; Bridget, James, Maria, Mary and Richard Padian all arrived in New York in 1847..