Smeltzer History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Smeltzer family
The surname Smeltzer was first found in Yorkshire
where they held a family seat
as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the 13th century when they held estates in that shire at Anderby.
Early History of the Smeltzer family
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Early Notables of the Smeltzer family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Smeltzer family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..
Contemporary Notables of the name Smeltzer (post 1700)
- Jasper Smeltzer, American politician, Prohibition Candidate for Michigan State Treasurer, 1906 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 20) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
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