Germany, in the region of Thuringia. The name Reckroth is derived from "Rexerode," the name of a now-abandoned city in Thuringia. "Reckroth" is made up of two elements: the Latin "rex," meaning "king," and the Lower German "rod," meaning "marshland."
Early Origins of the Reckroth family
Early History of the Reckroth family
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Reckroth Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Rexrodt, Rexrode, Rexroad, Rexroth, Reckrodt, Rexerode, Reckrode, Reckrodt, Reckroth and many more.
Early Notables of the Reckroth family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Reckroth family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johann Zacharias Rexroth, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1749; Johann Zacharias Rexrodt, who came to Philadelphia in 1773; Johann Nicholas Rexroth, who emigrated from the Palatinate to Pennsylvania in 1830.
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