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Heid Early Origins



The surname Heid was first found in Bavaria, where the name Heidt 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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Heid Spelling Variations


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Heid Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Heidt, Hiedt, Hagelsheimer, Heidte and others.

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Heid Early History


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Heid Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Heid research. Another 153 words (11 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Heid History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Heid Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Heid Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Heid 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:

Heid Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Anna Maria Heid, who came to New York, NY in 1710
  • Johannes Heid, aged 24, arrived in Pennsylvania in 1735
  • Johan Nickel Heid, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1748
  • Leonhard Heid, who landed in America in 1749

Heid Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • George Gottlob Heid, aged 27, landed in Missouri in 1842
  • Sebast Heid, aged 30, arrived in America in 1853
  • Kath Heid, aged 18, arrived in America in 1854
  • Johs Heid, aged 17, arrived in America in 1854
  • Christoph Heid, aged 3, landed in America in 1854
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Heid (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Heid (post 1700)



  • Bill Heid (b. 1948), American soul jazz and hard bop jazz pianist and organist
  • John G. Heid, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska Territory, 1900, 1904; Member of Republican National Committee from Alaska Territory, 1904
  • Jacob Heid, American Democrat politician, Postmaster at Cairo, Illinois, 1933-36 (acting, 1933-34)
  • Flora A. Heid, American Democrat politician, Postmaster at Cairo, Illinois, 1936 (acting, 1936)
  • Chris Heid (b. 1983), Canadian-born, German professional NHL ice hockey defenceman

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Heid Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    2. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
    3. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    4. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    5. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    6. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    7. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    8. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    9. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
    10. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    11. ...

    The Heid Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Heid 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 26 October 2015 at 11:10.

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