Lodes History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Lodes family
The surname Lodes was first found in Somerset where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. 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 first referenced in the year 1194 when Wulfward Loades when they held lands.
Important Dates for the Lodes family
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Lodes Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Loads, Loades, Lode, Loader, Lodder and others.
Early Notables of the Lodes family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Lodes family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..
Contemporary Notables of the name Lodes (post 1700)
- Mark Patrick Lodes, American Republican politician, Candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 2012 
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html