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Trogdon Early Origins



The surname Trogdon was first found in Bavaria, where the name Trogen was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

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Trogdon Spelling Variations


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Trogdon Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Trogen, Troger, Troge, Troggen, Trogenn, Trogens, Trogene, Trogenes, Trogger, Trogge, Troogen, Troggers, Troggens, Trojen and many more.

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Trogdon Early History


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Trogdon Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Trogdon research. Another 163 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1821 and 1863 are included under the topic Early Trogdon History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Trogdon Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Trogdon Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Trogdon 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 or some of its variants were: settlers who traveled to the New World and established themselves along the eastern seaboard of the United States in Canada in the 18th and 19th centuries..

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Contemporary Notables of the name Trogdon (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Trogdon (post 1700)



  • Lacy Trogdon, American director and writer, known for Dissolution (2012), Death Before Dawn (2010) and Machete Massacre (2008)
  • Kelly Trogdon, American model, Miss North Carolina competitor at the Miss America 2000 pageant
  • William Trogdon, birth name of William Least Heat-Moon, an American travel writer and historian, perhaps best known for his autobiographical travel book, Blue Highways published in 1982
  • W. Joe Trogdon, American politician, Mayor of Asheboro, North Carolina, 1983-2001

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    2. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    3. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    4. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    5. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    6. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    7. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
    8. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
    9. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    10. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
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    The Trogdon Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Trogdon 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 4 July 2016 at 08:53.

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