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Where did the German Mehling family come from? What is the German Mehling family crest and coat of arms? When did the Mehling family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Mehling family history?The surname Mehling is an occupational name for a painter, or more specifically a painter of stained glass, derived from the Old German "malen", and the Middle High German word "malen" which both meant "to paint."
Spelling variations of this family name include: Mahler, Maler, Mahl, Mahle, Male, Mal, Maller, Maehler, Mehler, Mailer, Mayler, Maylor, Mailor and many more.
First found in Wurtemberg and Bavaria, where this family name became a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Always prominent in social affairs, the name Mahler became an integral part of that turbulent region as it emerged to form alliances with other families within the Feudal System and the nation.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Mehling research. Another 150 words(11 lines of text) covering the years 1723 and 1807 are included under the topic Early Mehling History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Mehling Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Mehling Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
Mehling Settlers in the United States in the 20th Century
The Mehling Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Mehling 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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