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Where did the German Elroot family come from? What is the German Elroot family crest and coat of arms? When did the Elroot family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Elroot family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Elrod, Ellrod, Elrodt, Ellrodt, Elroyd, Allrod, Alrod, Allrodt, Elrat, Elrad, Elradt, Ellrad, Elroot, Ellroot, Ellroodt and many more.
First found in Prussia, where this family name became a prominent contributor to the development of the region from ancient times. Always prominent in social affairs, the name Elrod became an integral part of that turbulent region as it emerged to form alliances with other families within the Feudal System and the nation.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Elroot research. Another 263 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1704, 1759, and 1763 are included under the topic Early Elroot History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Elroot Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Elroot Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
The Elroot Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Elroot 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.
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