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Ede History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The origins of the name Ede are with the Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. The name is derived from the son of Ede, as Edison, which was later shortened to Eadie. The surname Ede originally derived from the Old English word Eade which referred to abundant riches.However, another reference claims that the name was derived from the Middle English name Edwy and the Old English word Eadwig which are composed of the elements ead meaning prosperity and wig which meant war.


Early Origins of the Ede family


The surname Ede was first found in many counties throughout England. The Hundredorum Rolls of 1273 reveled the list the first records of the name: Edde (no personal name listed) in Norfolk; Edde filius Hugh in Huntingdonshire; William filius Ede in Suffolk; Robert filius Ede in Huntingdonshire; and William Ede in Norfolk. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)

Early History of the Ede family


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Ede Spelling Variations


The first dictionaries that appeared in the last few hundred years did much to standardize the English language. Before that time, spelling variations in names were a common occurrence. The language was changing, incorporating pieces of other languages, and the spelling of names changed with it. Ede has been spelled many different ways, including Eadie, Eades, Edey, Eadey, Eddy, Edeson, Edison and others.

Early Notables of the Ede family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Ede family to Ireland


Some of the Ede family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 36 words (3 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Ede family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Ede Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Fred Ede, aged 40, who landed in Quebec in 1869

Ede Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Mr. John Ede, (b. 1801), aged 35 born in Warleggen, Cornwall, UK convicted in Bodmin on 5th January 1836, sentenced for 7 years for stealing fowls and scissors, transported aboard the ship "Henry Porcher" in 1836 to Van Diemen's Land, Tasmania, Australia [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 30th May 2018). Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/tasmanian_convicts_cornish.pdf
  • Mr. John Ede, (b. 1801), aged 35, Cornish settler convicted in Cornwall, UK on 5th January 1836, sentenced for 7 years for stealing fowls and scissors, transported aboard the ship "Henry Porcher" on 1st August 1836 to Van Diemen's Land, Tasmania, Australia [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 30th May 2018). Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/emigration_australia_convicts.pdf
  • Mr. Josiah Ede, (b. 1834), aged 22, Cornish agricultural labourer travelling aboard the ship "Lady MacDonald" arriving in Morton Bay, New South Wales, Australia on 12th October 1856 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 3rd May 2018). Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/emigration_nsw_1850_59.pdf
  • Mrs. Sarah Ede, (b. 1834), aged 22, Cornish settler travelling aboard the ship "Lady MacDonald" arriving in New South Wales, Australia on 12th October 1856 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 3rd May 2018). Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/emigration_nsw_1850_59.pdf
  • Mr. Ede, (b. 1856), aged Infant, Cornish settler born aboard the ship "Lady MacDonald" arriving in New South Wales, Australia on 12th October 1856 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 3rd May 2018). Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/emigration_nsw_1850_59.pdf
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Ede Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • John Ede, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Zealandia" in 1861
  • Mr. William Ede, (b. 1851), aged 21, Cornish farm labourer departing on 22nd November 1872 aboard the ship "Himalaya" arriving in Lyttelton, Canterbury, New Zealand on 3rd March 1873 [5]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 2018, April 30). Emigrants to Lyttelton 1858-84 [PDF]. Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/new_zealand_assisted.pdf
  • Mr. James W. Ede, (b. 1844), aged 29, Cornish farm labourer departing on 20th August 1873 aboard the ship "Zealandia" going to Bluff or Otago, New Zealand arriving in port on 29th November 1873 [6]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 2018, April 30). Emigrants to other ports, 1872 - 84 [PDF]. Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/new_zealand_assisted.pdf
  • Mr. John Ede, (b. 1851), aged 22, Cornish farm labourer departing on 26th October 1873 aboard the ship "Dunfillan" going to Bluff or Otago, New Zealand arriving in port on 15th January 1874 [6]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 2018, April 30). Emigrants to other ports, 1872 - 84 [PDF]. Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/new_zealand_assisted.pdf
  • Miss Mary E. J. Ede, (b. 1872), aged 1 year 3 months, Cornish settler departing on 26th October 1873 aboard the ship "Dunfillan" going to Bluff or Otago, New Zealand arriving in port on 15th January 1874 [6]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 2018, April 30). Emigrants to other ports, 1872 - 84 [PDF]. Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/new_zealand_assisted.pdf
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Contemporary Notables of the name Ede (post 1700)


  • Raymond C. Ede (1907-1993), American politician, Mayor of Carlsbad, California, 1955-56 [7]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 29) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Ernest D. Ede, American politician, Member of South Dakota State House of Representatives 24th District, 1913-14 [7]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 29) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • James Luke Ede (b. 1984), English cricketer
  • George Ede (b. 1834), English cricketer
  • Charles Richard Montague Ede (1921-2002), English founder of The Folio Society
  • James Chuter Ede (1882-1965), English politician
  • Piers Moore Ede (b. 1975), British writer, best known for his travel book Honey and Dust (2004)
  • James Chuter Ede (1882-1965), Baron Chuter-Ede, British Labour politician
  • Harold Stanley "Jim" Ede (1895-1990), British art collector and patron
  • Graeme Ede (b. 1960), New Zealand gold medalist sport shooter at the 1994 Commonwealth Games
  • ... (Another 1 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Historic Events for the Ede family



HMS Royal Oak

  • Frank Ede (1914-1939), British Leading Stoker with the Royal Navy aboard the HMS Royal Oak when she was torpedoed by U-47 and sunk; he died in the sinking [8]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Ships hit by U-boats crew list HMS Royal Oak (08) - (Retrieved 2018 February, 9th) - retrieved from https://uboat.net/allies/merchants/crews/ship68.html

RMS Titanic

  • Mr. George B. Ede (d. 1912), aged 22, English Steward from Southampton, Hampshire who worked aboard the RMS Titanic and died in the sinking [9]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Titanic Passenger List - Titanic Facts. (Retrieved 2016, July 13) . Retrieved from http://www.titanicfacts.net/titanic-passenger-list.html

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Citations


  1. ^ Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)
  2. ^ Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 30th May 2018). Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/tasmanian_convicts_cornish.pdf
  3. ^ Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 30th May 2018). Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/emigration_australia_convicts.pdf
  4. ^ Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 3rd May 2018). Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/emigration_nsw_1850_59.pdf
  5. ^ Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 2018, April 30). Emigrants to Lyttelton 1858-84 [PDF]. Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/new_zealand_assisted.pdf
  6. ^ Cornwall Online Parish Clerks. (Retrieved 2018, April 30). Emigrants to other ports, 1872 - 84 [PDF]. Retrieved from http://www.opc-cornwall.org/Resc/pdfs/new_zealand_assisted.pdf
  7. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 29) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  8. ^ Ships hit by U-boats crew list HMS Royal Oak (08) - (Retrieved 2018 February, 9th) - retrieved from https://uboat.net/allies/merchants/crews/ship68.html
  9. ^ Titanic Passenger List - Titanic Facts. (Retrieved 2016, July 13) . Retrieved from http://www.titanicfacts.net/titanic-passenger-list.html


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