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Snaddon History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



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."

Early Origins of the Snaddon family


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.

Early History of the Snaddon family


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Snaddon Spelling Variations


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

Early Notables of the Snaddon family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Snaddon family to the New World and Oceana


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, who arrived in South Australia in 1853 aboard the ship "Standard" [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    South Australian Register Friday 14 October 1853. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Standard 1853. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/standard1853.shtml
  • John Snaddon, aged 28, a coal miner, who arrived in South Australia in 1854 aboard the ship "William Hammond" [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    South Australian Register Wednesday 20th January 1854. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Willaim Hammond 1854. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/williamhammond1854.shtml.

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


  1. ^ South Australian Register Friday 14 October 1853. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Standard 1853. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/standard1853.shtml
  2. ^ South Australian Register Wednesday 20th January 1854. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Willaim Hammond 1854. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/williamhammond1854.shtml.

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