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Redden Surname Origin
Local Cornish British A place of ferns. Rodon, a town in Bretagne, France.
Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.
Redden Surname Meaning and Family Facts
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A Redden Family History Thought:
'We are the children of many sires, and every drop of blood in us in its turn ... betrays its ancestor.' --Ralph Waldo Emerson