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Rhodus Early Origins



The surname Rhodus was first found in Prussia, where the name emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.

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Rhodus Spelling Variations


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Rhodus Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Rhode, Rhod, Rhodes, Rhhode, Rhhodes, Rhodese, Rhods, Rode and many more.

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Rhodus Early History


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Rhodus Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rhodus research. Another 205 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1700, 1790, 1559 and 1591 are included under the topic Early Rhodus History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rhodus Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rhodus Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 41 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Rhodus Notables 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



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Rhodus Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • J.B. Rhodus, aged 26, who landed in America from London, in 1892

Rhodus Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Birch F. Rhodus, who emigrated to America, in 1907

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rhodus (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Rhodus (post 1700)



  • Matthew Rhodus, American Technical Sales Engineer at IBM, St. Louis
  • Keith Rhodus, American Region Sales Manager at Volvo Construction Equipment
  • Bret Rhodus, American VP of Solution Sales, Microsoft Dynamics, Kansas City

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    2. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    3. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    4. 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).
    5. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2000. Print. (ISBN 978-0806303024).
    6. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    7. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    8. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    9. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    10. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
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    The Rhodus Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rhodus 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 4 July 2015 at 11:12.

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