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Where did the German Stauffenberg family come from? When did the Stauffenberg family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Stauffenberg family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Staufenberg, Staufenburg, Stauffenberg, Stauffenberger, Stauffennburger, Staufenberger, Staufenburger, Staufenbuerg, Stauffenbuerg, Stoffenburg, Stoffenberg, Stoffenberg, Stoffenberger, Stoffennburger, Stoffenberger, Stoffenburger, Stoffenbuerg and many more.
First found in Franconia and Swabia, where the name Stauffenburg was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the name of Schenk, a family that was raised to the nobility in 1698 with the title von Stauffenberg. The name later emerged as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Stauffenberg research. Another 180 words(13 lines of text) covering the years 1683, 1698, and 1740 are included under the topic Early Stauffenberg History in all our PDF Extended History products.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Henrich Staufenberg, who arrived in North America in 1775; Adolf Staufenberg, who arrived in America in 1839; Carl Staufenberg, who sailed from Bremen to New York in 1865.
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