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Where did the German Wimer family come from? What is the German Wimer family crest and coat of arms? When did the Wimer family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Wimer family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Wimmer, Wimer, Wimmers (Duesseldorf, northern Germany) and many more.
First found in Austria, where the name could be considered to have made a great early contribution to the feudal society which became the backbone of early development of Europe. The name became prominent in local affairs, particularly in Vienna, and branched into many houses, playing important roles in the savage tribal and national conflicts, as rival groups sought power and status in an ever changing territorial profile.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Wimer research. Another 306 words(22 lines of text) covering the years 1715, 1785, 1801, and 1868 are included under the topic Early Wimer History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 37 words(3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Wimer Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Wimer Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century
Wimer Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
Wimer Settlers in the United States in the 20th Century
The Wimer Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Wimer 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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