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Where did the German Diele family come from? What is the German Diele family crest and coat of arms? When did the Diele family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Diele family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Diehl, Diel, Dele, Deel, Diehle, Diele, Diehlen and others.
First found in Frankfurt, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society. The family is known to have come with the Teutonic Order to Prussia; Knoghts bearing this name fought against the Poles at the decisive battle of Tannenberg.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Diele research. Another 119 words(8 lines of text) covering the years 1500 and 1625 are included under the topic Early Diele History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 31 words(2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Diele Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: A.M. Diehl, age 25; who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1820; Adam Diehl arrived in Carolina in 1736; Catherina Diehl, age 25; arrived in New York in 1878.
The Diele Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Diele 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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