|Height :||386–406 m above sea level NHN|
|Residents :||37 (2016)|
|Postal code :||90599|
|Area code :||09824|
The Hutweihergraben, which is a right tributary of the Bibert , rises near the hamlet . There is a bubble sandstone outcrop in the place , which is designated as a geotope . The Rotbusch forest area is 0.8 km to the west, the Bayreuth wood in the northwest and the Adelweidach forest area 0.5 km south . The Koller corridor is 0.5 km to the northeast . Municipal roads lead to Götteldorf (2.8 km northwest), to Haunoldshofen (2.2 km east), to Dietenhofen (2 km east), to Adelmannsdorf to the district road AN 17 (1.6 km to the southwest) and to Leonrod to the AN 24 ( 1.1 km northeast).
The place was first mentioned by name in 1269 as "Rutherin", whereby the place name is derived from the Ahd. Riutan (= reuten, clearing). The further development to the current form is similar to the place knights atypical; According to the laws of sound shifting, the form Reutern would actually be expected .
There was a chapel in the village from 1500 to 1723 .
Towards the end of the 18th century there were four properties in Rüdern (1 farm with sheep grazing rights, 2 half sheep and maier farms, 1 estate). The high court exercised the Brandenburg-Ansbach Hofkastenamt Ansbach . The Dietenhofen caste office in Brandenburg-Bayreuth held the authority of the village and the community and the landlord over all properties . There was also a house that was exempt from taxes. From 1797 to 1806 the place was subordinate to the Justice and Chamber Office Ansbach .
As part of the community edict, Rüdern was assigned to the Kleinhaslach tax district formed in 1808 . It also belonged to the rural community of Kleinhaslach, founded in 1811 . This was incorporated into the Dietenhofen market on July 1, 1972 as part of the regional reform .
- Boundary stone: 100 m outside the village in the direction of Dietenhofen
The place has been Protestant since the Reformation. The residents of the Evangelical Lutheran denomination are parish to St. Andreas (Dietenhofen) , the residents of the Roman Catholic denomination to St. Bonifatius (Dietenhofen) .
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- Rüdern in the historical directory of the association for computer genealogy
- E. Fechter, p. 161.
- Rüdern in the Bavaria Atlas
- J. Kollar, p. 155 f.
- M. Jehle, Vol. 2, pp. 904 f.
Johann Bernhard Fischer : Riedern . In: Statistical and topographical description of the Burggraftum Nürnberg, below the mountain, or the Principality of Brandenburg-Anspach. Second part. Containing the economic, statistical and moral condition of these countries according to the fifteen upper offices . Benedict Friedrich Haueisen, Ansbach 1790, p. 23 ( digitized version ). JK Bundschuh, Vol. 4, Col. 522. According to both sources, two of the four properties are said to have had Ansbach as the landlord.
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- Only inhabited houses are given. In 1818 these were designated as fireplaces , in 1840 as houses and from 1885 to 1987 as residential buildings.
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- Statistics of the population in the districts. ( Memento from August 1, 2012 in the web archive archive.today ) on: dietenhofen.de