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Where did the Dutch Poster family come from? What is the Dutch Poster family crest and coat of arms? When did the Poster family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Poster family history?The original bearer of the surname post would have lived near an important boundary, marked by a pole or post. This surname can be found in many areas in the Netherlands, and is ranked among the most common surnames in the country.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Post, van der Post, Vander Post, Poste and others.
First found in virtually every province in the Netherlands.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Poster research. More information is included under the topic Early Poster History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 131 words(9 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Poster Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Poster Settlers in the United States in the 17th Century
Poster Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Poster Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Poster 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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