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Spelling variations of this family name include: Riedenau, Rednour, Reddenau, Riedenaur, Rietenau, Rednauer and many more.
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.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Riedenau research. Another 205 words (15 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Riedenau History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Riedenau Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: settlers who traveled to the New World and established themselves along the eastern seaboard of the United States and Canada in the 18th and 19th centuries..
The Riedenau Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Riedenau 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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