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The surname Nieder was first found in Bohemia, where the family contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation and would later play a large role in the political conflicts of the area. The family branched into numerous houses, many of which acquired estates and manors throughout the surrounding regions, where they played significant roles in the social and political affairs. Individual bearers of the name first mentioned in ancient chronicles include Cunrad Nadler of Eger, Bohemia, in 1320, and Wenczel Nodler of Olmuetz, Moravia, in 1384. Over time, various suffixes were attached to the name among various branches of the family, thus the name "Nadelcziher" appears in chronicles of the Bohemian town Iglau in 1396. The Silesian variation "Noldner" first appears in chronicles of Liegnitz in 1566, which speak of a Thomas e. Noldner.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Nader, Nadel, Nadler, Naeder, Naedele, Naedler, Naedeler, Neder, Nedel, Naedel, Nedele, Nadere, Nadele, Naedere, Nedere, Nade, Nadl, Nadle, Naedl, Nadlere, Naede, Nede, Noldner (Silesia), Noeldner (Silesia), Noellner (Silesia), Nedler, Nedeler and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Nieder research. Another 274 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1537 and 1628 are included under the topic Early Nieder History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 35 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Nieder Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Wilhelm Nadler, who came to Philadelphia in 1769. J.M. Nadle settled in New Orleans in 1823; Jacob Nedele came to Philadelphia in 1868; while Frederick Naderler arrived in 1860..
The Nieder Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Nieder 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.
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