Early Origins of the Boeddecker family
The surname Boeddecker was first found in Prussia
, where the name Bodecker was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal
society of early Europe. The name would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.
Early History of the Boeddecker family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Boeddecker research.Another 198 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1594, 1384, 1459, 1607, 1683, 1642 and 1652 are included under the topic Early Boeddecker History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Boeddecker Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Bodecker, Boddecker, Bodeckker, Bodecher, Boddecher, Bodeker, Bodekker, Boddekker, Bodicker, Boddicker, Boedecker, Boeddecker, Boedeckker, Boedecher, Boeddecher, Boedeker, Boeddekker, Boedicker, Boeddicker, Budecker, Buedecker, Buddecker, Bueddecker, Budeckker, Buedeckker, Budecher, Buedecher, Buddecher, Bueddecker, Budeker, Buedeker, Buddekker, Buedekker, Budicker, Buedicker, Buddicker and many more.
Early Notables of the Boeddecker family (pre 1700)
Prominent bearers of the family name Boeddecker during this time period were Stephan Bodecker (1384-1459), 37th Bishop of Brandenburg. Son of a poor cooper from Rathenow, he rose to become one of the most important of the bishops of Brandenburg. He is buried in the Cathedral of Ss. Peter and Paul... Another 51 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Boeddecker Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Boeddecker family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Diederick William Bodeker who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1739; Arnold Bodeker settled in Philadelphia in 1773; Johann Bodecker who was recorded as having arrived in America in 1783.