Origins Available: English, German
Anglo-Saxon surname that came from the Old English word Gold. This term was often used as an endearment or show of affection.
Early Origins of the Gulde family
Suffolk where they held a family seat from early times.
Early History of the Gulde family
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Gulde Spelling Variations
spelling variations are common among early Anglo-Saxon names. As the form of the English language changed, even the spelling of literate people's names evolved. Gulde has been recorded under many different variations, including Gould, Goold, Gold, Gilder and others.
Early Notables of the Gulde family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Gulde family to Ireland
Some of the Gulde family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Gulde family to the New World and Oceana
For many English families, the political and religious disarray that shrouded England made the far away New World an attractive prospect. On cramped disease-ridden ships, thousands migrated to those British colonies that would eventually become Canada and the United States. Those hardy settlers that survived the journey often went on to make important contributions to the emerging nations in which they landed. Analysis of immigration records indicates that some of the first North American immigrants bore the name Gulde or a variant listed above:
Gulde Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Gulde (post 1700)
Gulde Family Crest Products