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Boettger Early Origins



The surname Boettger was first found in Brunswick, Lower Saxony, where the name Botticher contributed greatly to the development of an emerging dukedom which would later play a large role in the tribal and power struggles of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, each playing a significant role in the local, social and political affairs.

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Boettger Spelling Variations


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Boettger Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Boetticher, Bottcher, Boticher, Boettiger, Boettger, Bottikker, Botikker, Boticker and many more.

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Boettger Early History


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Boettger Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Boettger research. Another 195 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1717, 1682, 1719, 1815, 1870, 1760 and 1835 are included under the topic Early Boettger History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Boettger Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Boettger Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notables of the time included Johann Böttger (also Böttcher or Böttiger) (1682-1719), a German alchemist, known as the co-inventor of porcelain (China) in Meissen; Adolf Boettger (1815-1870) was...

Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Boettger Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Boettger Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Augustus Boettger who arrived in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in 1836
  • Augustus Boettger, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1836
  • Friedrich Boettger, who arrived in New York, NY in 1850
  • Charles Boettger, who arrived in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1873
  • Margaretha Boettger, aged 5, who emigrated to the United States, in 1892
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Boettger Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Henriette Boettger, aged 19, who landed in America from Hamburg, in 1903
  • Theo M. Boettger, who landed in America, in 1903
  • Lina Boettger, aged 23, who landed in America from Hamburg, Germany, in 1909
  • Henry Boettger, aged 64, who emigrated to the United States, in 1909
  • Herbert Boettger, aged 1, who landed in America from Hamburg, Germany, in 1909
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Contemporary Notables of the name Boettger (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Boettger (post 1700)



  • Nancy Jane Boettger (b. 1943), the Iowa State Senator from the 29th District
  • Rudolf Christian Böettger (1806-1881), German inorganic chemist
  • Thomas Böettger (b. 1957), German composer and pianist
  • Caesar Rudolf Boettger (1888-1976), German zoologist
  • Johann Friedrich Böettger (1682-1719), German alchemist
  • Oskar Boettger (1844-1910), German zoologist

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

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    2. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    3. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    4. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    5. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    6. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    7. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    8. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    9. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
    10. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
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