Eichenlaub History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The Eichenlaub surname was created from one of several place names in Germany. Most of these were compound names containing the "Eiche" roots, which means "oak."
Early Origins of the Eichenlaub family
The surname Eichenlaub was first found in Germany, where since medieval times the name Eich was closely associated with the district's most dynamic historical developments. Being prominent in social affairs, the family formed alliances with other distinguished families during the turbulent events of the feudal era.
Important Dates for the Eichenlaub family
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Eichenlaub Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Eicha, Eiche, Eichel, Eicke, Eike, Eick, Eicke, Eke, Eych, Eyck, Aich, Aick, Eichell, Eychel, Eychell, Eickel, Eichels, Eickell, Eikkel and many more.
Early Notables of the Eichenlaub family (pre 1700)
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Eichenlaub migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Typical Eichenlaub Emigration from the United Kingdom to North America
Eichenlaub Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Michael Eichenlaub, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1837 
- Valentin Eichenlaub, who landed in Cincinnati, Oh in 1869-1870 
- G F Eichenlaub, who landed in Cincinnati, Oh in 1869-1870 
Contemporary Notables of the name Eichenlaub (post 1700)
- Ray "Iron Eich" Eichenlaub (1892-1949), American football player, inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1972
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