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During the era when a person's name, tribe and posterity was one of his most important possessions, many different spellings were found in the archives examined. laidler occurred in many references, and spelling variations of the name found included Laidlaw, Laidlay, Laidler, Laidley, Ladlyle and others.
Early Notables of the laidler family (pre 1700)
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Gradually becoming disenchanted with life in Ireland many of these uprooted families sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. These overcrowded ships often arrived with only 60 to 70% of their original passenger list, many dying of illness and the elements, were buried at sea. In North America, early immigrants bearing the family name laidler, or a spelling variation of the surname include:
laidler Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Thomas Laidler, who arrived in America in 1768
laidler Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
William Laidler, who arrived in New York, NY in 1835 
Harry W. Laidler (1884-1970), American Socialist writer and politician
Harry Wellington Laidler (1884-1970), American politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1918, 1920, 1932; Candidate for New York State Assembly from Kings County 17th District, 1923 
Agnes Laidler (1887-1970), American politician, Candidate for New York State Assembly, 1930 
Keith J. Laidler (1916-2003), English pioneer in chemical kinetics
Graham Laidler (1908-1940), English cartoonist, best known for his work on Punch magazine in the 1930s
David Laidler (b. 1938), English economist and scholar of monetarism
Jeremy Laidler (b. 1989), Australian rules football player
^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
^ Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X