× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
HouseofNames.com

Continuing Research

Notables Added the last 12 months
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2016


Adelsheim Early Origins



The surname Adelsheim was first found in Wuerttemberg, where the name was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout European history. A Phillip von Adelsheim participated in a jousting tournament at Merseburg, seat of the Saxon ruling families, in 968. Poppo von Dueren built a castle named Adelsheim near Mosbach after 1298, and took the name for his family in 1323. They possessed extensive estates in the Lower Main region, their baronial seat formerly existing in the grand duchy of Baden. The name would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and would become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.

Close

Adelsheim Spelling Variations


Expand

Adelsheim Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Adelsheim, Adellsheim, Adelsheims, Adelsheimer and many more.

Close

Adelsheim Early History


Expand

Adelsheim Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Adelsheim research. Another 165 words (12 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Adelsheim History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Adelsheim Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Adelsheim Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 25 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Adelsheim Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

The Great Migration


Expand

The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Adelsheim Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Von Adelsheim, who landed in America in 1783

Close

Contemporary Notables of the name Adelsheim (post 1700)


Expand

Contemporary Notables of the name Adelsheim (post 1700)



  • Martha Ann Adelsheim (1915-1994), American Democrat politician, Vice-chair of Oregon Democratic Party, 1962-64; Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1964; Oregon Democratic State Chair, 1964-66

Close

Adelsheim Family Crest Products


Expand

Adelsheim Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



    Other References

    1. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    2. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    3. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
    4. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    5. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
    6. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    7. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    8. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    9. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    10. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    11. ...

    The Adelsheim Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Adelsheim 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.

    This page was last modified on 15 January 2016 at 14:40.

    Sign Up

      


    FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more