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Gladden Early Origins



The surname Gladden was first found in Staffordshire where they held a family seat. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was recorded at the taking of the Domesday Book (1086) as holding the estates since 1066 in that shire. They were again recorded in 1113 in that same county.

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Gladden Spelling Variations


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Gladden Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Gladwin, Gladwine, Gladewin, Gladwind, Gladwyne, Cladwin, Cladwine and many more.

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Gladden Early History


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Gladden Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gladden research. Another 272 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1180, 1455, and 1487 are included under the topic Early Gladden History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Gladden Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Gladden Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Gladden 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 or some of its variants were: W Gladwin landed in San Francisco in 1850 with his brother.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Gladden (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Gladden (post 1700)



  • James Mack Gladden (1909-1985), professional American football player
  • Adley Hogan Gladden, Brigadier General in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War
  • Lisa A. Gladden (b. 1964), American politician
  • Texas Gladden (1895-1967), American folk singer
  • Eddie Gladden (1937-2003), American jazz drummer
  • Clinton Daniel "Dan" Gladden (b. 1957), American former Major League Baseball player

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Suggested Readings for the name Gladden


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Suggested Readings for the name Gladden



  • John L. Gladden and Some of His Family by Mrs. James M. Gladden.

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Gladden Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    2. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
    3. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    4. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
    5. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    6. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
    7. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    8. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    9. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    10. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
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    The Gladden Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Gladden 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 20 November 2014 at 14:50.

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