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The Snaddon name is a habitational name taken on from the place Snowden, in West Yorkshire. The place name is derived from the Old English words "snow," meaning "snow," and "dun," meaning "hill."

Snaddon Early Origins



The surname Snaddon was first found in Berwickshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times, in Snawden in Lauderdale, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.

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Snaddon Spelling Variations


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Snaddon Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Snowden, Sneddan, Sneddon, Snedden, Snawdone and many more.

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Snaddon Early History


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Snaddon Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Snaddon research. Another 137 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1600, 1616, 1688, 1763, 1640 and 1711 are included under the topic Early Snaddon History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Snaddon Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Snaddon Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 36 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Snaddon 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:

Snaddon Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Christine Snaddon, aged 29, who emigrated to the United States from Alva, Scotland, in 1907

Snaddon Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • William Snaddon, aged 24, a farm servant, arrived in South Australia in 1853 aboard the ship "Standard"
  • John Snaddon, aged 28, a coal miner, arrived in South Australia in 1854 aboard the ship "William Hammond"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Snaddon (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Snaddon (post 1700)



  • Billy Snaddon (b. 1969), Scottish former World Snooker Championship professional snooker player; his highest break was 140 in 1997

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
    2. 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).
    3. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    4. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    5. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    6. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    7. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    8. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    9. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    10. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
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    The Snaddon Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Snaddon 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 29 December 2016 at 03:13.

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