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Subject: Re: Reddemann
Author: Sean Foglai   (guest)
Date: November 7, 2006 at 8:54 PM
Reply to: Reddemann by Ainjel

If indeed it is German, it's probably related to:

Redmann
North German: topographic name for someone who lived in a marshy place, from a term meaning ‘boggy terrain’ + man ‘man’.
German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements rad ‘advice’, ‘counsel’ + man ‘man’.

Found at: http://www.ancestry.com/learn/facts/fact.aspx?&fid=10&fn=&ln=Redmann

Messages in this thread:
  • Reddemann - Ainjel  Nov 7 2006, 7:26 AM
    • Re: Reddemann - Sean Foglai  Nov 7 2006, 8:54 PM