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Wildte Early Origins



The surname Wildte was first found in Holland, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in North Holland, a province of the Netherlands. The principal cities are Amsterdam, Haarlem and Hilversum. It was the seat of the old Counts of Holland. Seat of one of the oldest families is Brederode Castle near Haarlem. There are many old and quaint towns in the province. including Medemblik, Enkhuizen, Hoorn, Edam, and Monnikendam. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.

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Wildte Spelling Variations


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Wildte Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Wildt, Wildte, Wildtes, Wilddt, Wildtt, Wildtte, Wildtte, Wildttes, Wilddts, Wildtz and many more.

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Wildte Early History


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Wildte Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Wildte research. Another 183 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 170 and 1702 are included under the topic Early Wildte History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Wildte Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Wildte Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Wildte 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: Adam Wilt, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1732; Bernhard Wildt, who arrived in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1752; Bernard Wildt, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1752.

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Jameson, John Franklin. Narratives of New Netherland 1609-1664. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1909. Print.
    2. Bayerisch Stammenbuch von den alten abgestorbenen Fuerten. Print.
    3. De Jong, Gerald Francis. The Dutch in America 1609-1974. New York: Twayne, 1975. Print.
    4. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    5. 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).
    6. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    7. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
    8. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    9. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    10. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
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    The Wildte Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Wildte 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 7 February 2014 at 10:43.

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