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Zeledon Early Origins



The surname Zeledon was first found in West Prussia and Pomerelia, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families in the western region. From the 13th century onwards the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.

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Zeledon Spelling Variations


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Zeledon Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Zeleznik, Zelenski, Zelenka, Zelenys, Zelewski, Zelislawski, Zeleznicki, Zeleznicky, Zelinski, Zelslawski, Zelznik, Czelsnik, Celznik, Selznik and many more.

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Zeledon Early History


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Zeledon Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Zeledon research. Another 160 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1673 and 1755 are included under the topic Early Zeledon History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Zeledon Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Zeledon Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Zeledon 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: Barbara Zelinka, who came to New Orleans in 1852; Andreas Zelenka, who arrived in Baltimore in 1876; Antonio Zelenka, who came to Baltimore in 1878; Martin Zelewski, who settled in Baltimore in 1881.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Zeledon (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Zeledon (post 1700)



  • Vicente de las Mercedes Herrera Zeledón (1821-1888), Costa Rican politician, President of Costa Rica from 30 July 1876 to 11 September 1877
  • Rodrigo Alberto Carazo Zeledón (b. 1948), Costa Rican politician, economist and lawyer
  • Manuel González Zeledón (1864-1936), Costa Rican writer
  • José María Zeledón Brenes (1877-1949), Costa Rican politician, poet, journalist and writer
  • José Joaquín Rodríguez Zeledón (1837-1917), Costa Rican politician, President of Costa Rica from 1890 to 1894
  • José Castulo Zeledón (1846-1923), Costa Rican ornithologist

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    2. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
    3. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    4. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    5. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    6. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    7. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    8. 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).
    9. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    10. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
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    The Zeledon Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Zeledon 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 2 March 2017 at 11:07.

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