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Where did the German Berent family come from? What is the German Berent family crest and coat of arms? When did the Berent family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Berent family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Behrend, Behrent, Behrente, Behrentes, Behren, Behrens, Behrend, Behrends, Behrens, Berent, Berend, Berends and many more.
First found in Saxony, where the name Behrent was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout European history. The name would later emerge 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 Berent research. Another 153 words(11 lines of text) covering the year 1792 is included under the topic Early Berent History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 30 words(2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Berent Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Berent Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Berent Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Berent Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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