The name Darditz is believed to have been derived from the name of the town of Ards in County Down
, and appears in several medieval Irish documents as Dardes and Daritz. De Ardis is an obsolete form.
Early Origins of the Darditz family
The surname Darditz was first found in north Leinster
, where it has continuously been recorded since 1250. Five bearers of the name were outlawed Jacobites
after the defeat of James II.
Early History of the Darditz family
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Darditz Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Darditz family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Darditz family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Francis Dardis, Thomas Dardis, and James Dardis, who took the Oath of Allegiance in Philadelphia in 1840; John Dardis, who was naturalized in Vermont in 1840.