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The distinguished surname Ediger is of German origin. The name is derived from "Edingen," the name of several towns in Germany, and means "one who came from Edingen."

Ediger Early Origins



The surname Ediger was first found in cities surrounding the towns of Edingen. It is likely that the name first emerged in South Germany, in the regions of Swabia and Bavaria, where the Upper German suffix "-er" was most frequently used. The various branches of the Ediger family were instrumental during this early period, each playing a major role in the development of the medieval society of its particular region.

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Ediger Spelling Variations


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Ediger Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Edinger, Ediger, Eddinger and others.

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Ediger Early History


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Ediger Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Ediger research. Another 139 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1631, 1691, 1675 and 1769 are included under the topic Early Ediger History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Ediger Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Ediger Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 23 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Ediger Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Ediger Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Hrch Ediger, aged 53, landed in New York, NY in 1874
  • Joh Ediger, aged 2, arrived in New York, NY in 1875
  • Johann Ediger, aged 5, arrived in New York, NY in 1875
  • Margb Ediger, aged 13, landed in New York, NY in 1875
  • Margh Ediger, aged 35, arrived in New York, NY in 1875
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Ediger (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Ediger (post 1700)



  • Steven A. Ediger (b. 1956), American lawyer and former politician who served one term as a Democratic member of the Kansas House of Representatives
  • Rebecca Lee Ediger (b. 1952), American former Deputy Assistant Director/Administration, Office of Human Resources and Training, United States Secret Service, United States Department of Homeland Security

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    2. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    3. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    4. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    5. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    6. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    7. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
    8. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
    9. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    10. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
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    The Ediger Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Ediger 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.

    This page was last modified on 26 January 2015 at 08:28.

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