Early Origins of the Wedemeier family
The surname Wedemeier was first found in Hessen, where this family name became prominent in the development of this district from ancient times. Always prominent in social affairs, the name Wedemeyer became an integral part of that turbulent region as it emerged to form alliances with other families within the Feudal
System and the nation.
Early History of the Wedemeier family
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Wedemeier Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Wedemeyer, Wedemeir, Wedemeire, Wedemayer, Wedmayer, Wedmeyer, Wademeyer, Wademeir, Wademeire, Wademayer, Wadmayer, Wadmeyer, Waedemeyer, Waedemeir, Waedemeire, Waedemayer, Waedmayer, Waedmeyer and many more.
Early Notables of the Wedemeier family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Wedemeier family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Wedemeier Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- H. Wedemeier, who settled in Texas in 1860
The Wedemeier Motto
The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.
Motto: Honoris causa
Motto Translation: Honorary