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Maiden History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The surname Maiden originally appeared in Gaelic as "Mac an Mhadaidh," which is probably derived from the word "madadh," which means dog.


Early Origins of the Maiden family


The surname Maiden was first found in County Galway (Irish: Gaillimh) part of the province of Connacht, located on the west coast of the Island, where they held a family seat from ancient times.

Early History of the Maiden family


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Another 89 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1556, 1567, 1677, 1715, 1713 and 1715 are included under the topic Early Maiden History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Maiden Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: MacAvaddy, Madden, O'Madden, Madigan, Macavadan and others.

Early Notables of the Maiden family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Maiden family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Maiden Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Maiden, aged 32, who landed in New York in 1812 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)

Maiden Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Alexander Maiden, aged 42, who landed in America from Monifirth, Scotland, in 1908
  • Stewart Maiden, aged 23, who immigrated to the United States from Carnoustie, Scotland, in 1908
  • James Maiden, aged 27, who immigrated to the United States from Carnoustie, Scotland, in 1909
  • Elizabeth Maiden, aged 30, who immigrated to the United States from Biddernaneke, England, in 1909
  • John C. Maiden, aged 35, who landed in America from Dundee, Scotland, in 1910
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Maiden Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Mr. Henry Maiden, British settler travelling from London aboard the ship "Solent" arriving in Auckland, New Zealand on 30th July 1857 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 26th March 2019). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html
  • Mrs. Maiden, British settler travelling from London aboard the ship "Solent" arriving in Auckland, New Zealand on 30th July 1857 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 26th March 2019). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html

Contemporary Notables of the name Maiden (post 1700)


  • Joe Maiden (1941-2015), English gardener, horticulturist, author and BBC Radio presenter, known for his books "Grow with Joe..."
  • Joseph Henry Maiden (1859-1925), Australian botanist

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Citations


  1. ^ 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)
  2. ^ New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 26th March 2019). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html


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