patronymic surname formed by adding one of the many Russian suffixes, such as "-ov" and "-ovic" to the personal name Feder. The name most likely comes from the Russian "feodor," meaning "God's gift." It is also possible that this name was derived from the Old English "feder," which meant feather. Perhaps the name was first born by someone whose occupation involved feathers.
Early Origins of the Fedorov family
Early History of the Fedorov family
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Fedorov Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Federov, Federoff, Federolff, Fedorov and many more.
Early Notables of the Fedorov family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Fedorov family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Peter Federolf, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1730; Niclaus Federolff, who came to South Carolina in 1754 with his wife and three children, and Peter Federoff, who came to Pennsylvania in 1743..
Contemporary Notables of the name Fedorov (post 1700)
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