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Friedhoff Early Origins



The surname Friedhoff was first found in Bavaria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

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Friedhoff Spelling Variations


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Friedhoff Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Fredorf, Friedorf, Friedhoff, Friedhof, Friedoff, Fredhoff, Freydorf, Freydhoff and many more.

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Friedhoff Early History


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Friedhoff Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Friedhoff research. Another 175 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1806, 1857 and 1735 are included under the topic Early Friedhoff History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Friedhoff Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Friedhoff Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Friedhoff 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:

Friedhoff Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Herm Adolph Friedhoff, who settled in America in 1837
  • Hein Friedhoff, who settled in Texas in 1846
  • Conrad Friedhoff, who arrived in Missouri in 1847
  • Conrad Friedhoff, aged 32, arrived in Missouri in 1847
  • J. J. Friedhoff, who arrived in New York, NY in 1851
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Friedhoff Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Diedrich Friedhoff, aged 50, arrived in South Australia in 1847 aboard the ship "Hermann von Beckerath" [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) HERMANN VON BECKERATH 1847. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1847HermanVonBeckerath.htm

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Contemporary Notables of the name Friedhoff (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Friedhoff (post 1700)



  • Lawrence Friedhoff MD, PhD, FACP, American Chief Development Officer of Axovant Sciences, Ltd. and the Senior Vice President, Research & Development at Roivant Sciences, Ltd
  • Frances Friedhoff, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1924

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Friedhoff Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) HERMANN VON BECKERATH 1847. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1847HermanVonBeckerath.htm

Other References

  1. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
  2. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
  3. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  4. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  5. 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).
  6. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
  7. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
  8. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
  9. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
  10. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
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The Friedhoff Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Friedhoff 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 13 December 2016 at 07:03.

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