Feidt History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Feidt family
The surname Feidt was first found in Austria, where the name was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout European history. The name would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs. The name was taken from St. Veit (in Latin, Vitus) who was the patron saint protecting against fire and lightning.
Early History of the Feidt family
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Feidt Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Veith, Veit, Veidt, Veid, Vietsch, Feidt, Feit, Veitl, Veitel, Vaith and many more.
Early Notables of the Feidt family (pre 1700)
During this period prominent bearers of the name Feidt were Joseph Veith, who was a prominent librarian in Tyrol. Isak Veith was an eminent doctor and physician in Hall, and...
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Feidt Settlers in United States in the 18th Century