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The name Peddle is rooted in the ancient Anglo-Saxon culture. It was originally a name for someone who worked as a person who worked as the pedder. Pedlars often carried his wares in a pack as he traveled throughout the countryside. But the name was originally derived from the Old English word pedder, which meant wicker worker or someone who worked with baskets.

Peddle Early Origins



The surname Peddle was first found in Devon where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.

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Peddle Spelling Variations


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Peddle Spelling Variations



It is only in the last few hundred years that the English language has been standardized. For that reason, early Anglo-Saxon surnames like Peddle are characterized by many spelling variations. As the English language changed and incorporated elements of other European languages, even literate people changed the spelling of their names. The variations of the name Peddle include Pedler, Pedlar, Pedlow, Pedley, Pegler, Pedder and many more.

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Peddle Early History


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Peddle Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Peddle research. Another 133 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1615, 1685, 1656 and 1679 are included under the topic Early Peddle History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Peddle Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Peddle Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Peddle Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Peddle In Ireland


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Peddle In Ireland



Some of the Peddle family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 35 words (2 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included 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



Many English families tired of political and religious strife left Britain for the new colonies in North Ameri ca. Although the trip itself offered no relief - conditions on the ships were extremely cramped, and many travelers arrived diseased, starving, and destitute - these immigrants believed the opportunities that awaited them were worth the risks. Once in the colonies, many of the families did indeed prosper and, in turn, made significant contributions to the culture and economies of the growing colonies. An inquiry into the early roots of North American families has revealed a number of immigrants bearing the name Peddle or a variant listed above:

Peddle Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • George Peddle, who landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1772

Peddle Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • William Peddle, aged 20, arrived in New York, NY in 1803

Peddle Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • William Peddle, aged 21, a labourer, arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Lord Hungerford"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Peddle (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Peddle (post 1700)



  • Eric Daniel Peddle (b. 1970), American screenwriter, film director, casting director and author
  • Juliet A. Peddle (1899-1979), American architect, the first woman architect in the state of Indiana, cofounder of the Women's Architectural Club of Chicago
  • Charles Ingerham Peddle (b. 1937), American electrical engineer, the main designer of the MOS Technology 6502 microprocessor, the KIM-1 SBC, the Commodore PET personal computer, and co-designer of the Victor 9000 personal computer/workstation
  • Paul Peddle (b. 1963), American professional football player
  • Julian Peddle (1954-2006), English entrepreneur in the English transportation industry
  • Geoffrey Curtis Ralph "Geoff" Peddle (b. 1963), Canadian bishop of the Diocese of Eastern Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Jordan Peddle (b. 1991), Canadian ice hockey player
  • Mark Peddle, Canadian musician from downtown St. John's, Newfoundland
  • Ambrose Peddle (1927-2014), Canadian politician, Member of the Canadian Parliament for Grand Falls-White Bay-Labrador (1968-1972)

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Motto


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Motto



The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.

Motto: Animo non astutia
Motto Translation: By courage, not by craft.


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    2. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
    3. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    4. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    5. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    6. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
    7. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    8. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    9. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    10. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
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    The Peddle Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Peddle 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 21 November 2016 at 17:35.

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