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The Sadler name was coined by the Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. Sadler was originally a name given to someone who worked as a person who made saddles. Sadler is an occupational surname, which belongs to the category of hereditary surnames. Nicknames form a broad and miscellaneous class of surnames, and can refer directly or indirectly to one's personality, physical attributes, mannerisms, or even their habits of dress. The surname Sadler comes from the Old English and Old German word sadel, which was an occupational name for a maker of saddles.

Sadler Early Origins



The surname Sadler was first found in Wiltshire where they held a family seat from early times at Everley. " This place, at the time of the heptarchy, was the residence of Ina, King of the West Saxons; it subsequently belonged for many generations to the Plantagenets, dukes of Lancaster. The manor was granted by Edward VI., in the first year of his reign, to Edward, Duke of Somerset, Protector, after whose attainder, reverting to the crown, it was given by Queen Elizabeth to Sir Ralph Sadlier, Knt., the royal falconer, whose son and successor had the honour of entertaining James I. at the manor-house, on the 31st of August, 1603." [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.

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Sadler Spelling Variations


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Sadler 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 Sadler 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 Sadler include: Sadler, Sadlar, Sadleigh, Sadlier, Sadleir and many more.

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Sadler Early History


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Sadler Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sadler research. Another 177 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1354, 1507, 1587, 1620, 1672, 1615, 1674, 1649, 1660, 1656, 1719, 1775 and 1851 are included under the topic Early Sadler History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Sadler Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Sadler Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notables of this surname at this time include The Right Honourable Sir Ralph Sadler, PC, Knight banneret, (1507-1587), who served as a Secretary of State for King Henry VIII; Sir Edwyn Sadlier, 1st Baronet ( c. 1620-1672)...

Another 35 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Sadler Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Sadler In Ireland


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Sadler In Ireland



Some of the Sadler family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 91 words (6 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 Sadler or a variant listed above:

Sadler Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Roger and Rowland Sadler settled in Virginia in 1635
  • Rowland Sadler, aged 19, landed in Virginia in 1635
  • Tho Sadler, who landed in Virginia in 1636
  • Richard Sadler, who landed in Lynn, Massachusetts in 1636
  • Edward Sadler, who landed in Virginia in 1637
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Sadler Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Elk Sadler, who landed in Virginia in 1705
  • Conrad Sadler, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1732
  • Catharina Sadler, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1732
  • Alex Sadler, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1732
  • Katharina Sadler, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1732
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Sadler Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Hugh Sadler, who arrived in New York, NY in 1811
  • Frances Sadler, who arrived in New York, NY in 1811
  • Hugh Baker Sadler, aged 19, arrived in New York in 1812
  • Martin Sadler, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1839
  • F A Sadler, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1851

Sadler Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Edmund Sadler, who arrived in Esquimalt, British Columbia in 1862

Sadler Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • John Sadler, English convict from Norfolk, who was transported aboard the "Asia" on April 1st, 1822, settling in New South Wales, Australia [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2016, October 27) Asia 1 voyage to Van Diemen's Land, Australia in 1822 with 190 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/asia/1822
  • James Sadler, a tailor, arrived in Van Diemen’s Land (now Tasmania) sometime between 1825 and 1832
  • Richard Sadler arrived in Holdfast Bay, Australia aboard the ship "John Renwick" in 1837 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) JOHN RENWICK 1837. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1837JohnRenwick.htm
  • Harriett Sadler arrived in Holdfast Bay, Australia aboard the ship "John Renwick" in 1837 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) JOHN RENWICK 1837. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1837JohnRenwick.htm
  • George Keilor Sadler (died 1914), English convict transported to Western Australia.
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Sadler Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • G. Sadler arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Tongariro" in 1888

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Contemporary Notables of the name Sadler (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Sadler (post 1700)



  • Brigadier-General Percy Lee Sadler (1893-1970), American Commanding General US Contingent Military Headquarters for Balkan Affairs (1944-1945)
  • John W. Sadler (b. 1956), American Thoroughbred horse racing trainer
  • William Carl Sadler (b. 1976), American former Major League Baseball player
  • William Thomas Sadler (b. 1950), American Saturn Award winning film and television actor
  • Elliott William Barnes Sadler (b. 1975), American stock car racing driver
  • Christine Sadler (1902-1983), American author, journalist, and magazine editor
  • Barry Sadler (1940-1989), American soldier, author and musician, Green Beret medic with the rank of Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War
  • Reinhold Sadler (1848-1906), American politician, 9th Governor of Nevada
  • William Sadler, American Republican politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Erie County 8th District, 1951-64
  • William R. Sadler, American politician, Member of Pennsylvania State Senate 18th District, 1848-50
  • ... (Another 38 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Sadler Historic Events


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Sadler Historic Events




Halifax Explosion

  • Mr. David Robertson  Sadler (1888-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who survived the Halifax Explosion on 6th December 1917 but later died due to injuries
  • Mrs. Jemima  Sadler (1890-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the Halifax Explosion on 6th December 1917
  • Miss Janet Powers  Sadler (1916-1917), Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the Halifax Explosion on 6th December 1917

HMS Hood

  • Mr. Edward R Sadler (b. 1919), English Marine serving for the Royal Marine from Enfield, Middlesex, England, who sailed into battle on the HMS Hood and died on 24th May 1941 in the sinking

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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: Servire Deo sapere
Motto Translation: To serve God is to be wise


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
  2. ^ State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2016, October 27) Asia 1 voyage to Van Diemen's Land, Australia in 1822 with 190 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/asia/1822
  3. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) JOHN RENWICK 1837. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1837JohnRenwick.htm

Other References

  1. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
  2. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  3. 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).
  4. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
  5. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  6. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  7. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  8. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  9. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  10. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
  11. ...

The Sadler Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Sadler 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 22 October 2016 at 15:06.

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