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The surname Shrode was first found in the northern land of Braunschweig (Brunswick,) where the name was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal society which would become the backbone of modern Europe. The name would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its particular involvement in military and political affairs.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Schrader, Schrade, Schraeder, Schraedere, Schraed and others.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Shrode research. Another 205 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1708, 1709, 1736, 1809, and 1826 are included under the topic Early Shrode History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 57 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Shrode Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johann Christian Schrader, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1754; as did Philipp Christian Schrader in 1767. Julius Schrader and Jacob Schrader both came to America in 1776. Johann Christian Ehrenreich Schrade arrived in Carolina or Pennsylvania with his wife Margaret Sonne and daughter in 1752. Dietrich Wilhelm Schrader arrived in Texas with his wife and four children in 1847.
The Shrode Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Shrode 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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