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Wieder Early Origins



The surname Wieder was first found in Thuringia, where the family was known for its contributions to the prosperity and culture of the emerging feudal society. The family branched into numerous houses, many of which acquired estates and manors throughout the surrounding regions.

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Wieder Spelling Variations


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Wieder Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Weiters, Weiter, Weitters, Weitter, Weiterse, Wieters, Wieter, Weiterr, Weiterrs and many more.

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Wieder Early History


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Wieder Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Wieder research. Another 170 words (12 lines of text) covering the year 1595 is included under the topic Early Wieder History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Wieder Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Wieder Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Wieder 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:

Wieder Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johann Christoph Wieder, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1751
  • Michael Wieder, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1751
  • Joseph Wieder, who arrived in America in 1783

Wieder Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Gregor Wieder, who arrived in Mississippi in 1872
  • Gerh Wieder, aged 49, landed in New York, NY in 1874

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Contemporary Notables of the name Wieder (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Wieder (post 1700)



  • John Wieder, American Libertarian politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas, 2008, 2012
  • Fred J. Wieder, American politician, Candidate for Mayor of Texas City, Texas, 1984; Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 1st District, 1985
  • Banjamin "Ben" Wieder OC, CQ (1923-2008), Canadian co-founder of the International Federation of BodyBuilding & Fitness (IFBB) along with brother Joe Weider
  • Josef E. "Joe" Wieder (b. 1919), Canadian co-founder of the International Federation of BodyBuilders along with brother Ben Weider

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. 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).
    2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    4. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    5. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    6. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    7. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    8. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    9. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    10. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
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    The Wieder Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Wieder 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 10 November 2015 at 11:01.

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