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Where did the German Roesberg family come from? What is the German Roesberg family crest and coat of arms? When did the Roesberg family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Roesberg family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Rosenberg, Roseberg, Roesberg, Rozeberg, Rozenberg, Rosenburg, Rosenburgh, Roseburg, Roesburg, Rozeburg, Rozenburg, Rozenberger, Rosinburg, Rosinburgh, Rozinburg, Rosenberger and many more.
First found in Austria, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation and would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, with each playing a significant role in the local social and political affairs. Translated literally, the name means "rose hill."
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Roesberg research. Another 364 words(26 lines of text) covering the years 1150, 1603, 1645, 1708, 1790, and 1801 are included under the topic Early Roesberg History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 33 words(2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Roesberg Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Heinrich Rosenberger, who sailed to Philadelphia County, Pa. in 1734. Also, George Rozenberger, who sailed to Pennsylvania 1771; H. Rosinburgh to New York in 1822.
The Roesberg Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Roesberg 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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