Last name: REEDER

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REEDER : This last name is indexed 60,505 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

REEDER : 1: English: occupational name for someone who used reeds as a roofing material (a thatcher) a derivative of Middle English rede ‘reed’ + -er. Compare Reed and Redman.2: English: topographic name for someone who lived by a clearing a derivative of Middle English rede ride rude ‘clearing’ (see Reed) + -er synonymous and interchangeable with atte Rede atte Rude ‘at the clearing’. This type of name composed of a topographic term + -er is common in Kent Surrey and Sussex and it is also found in Essex.3: Dutch and German: variant of Reder 3.

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