The ancestral home of the Anderegg family lies in the East German region of Silesia
. The surname Anderegg is derived from the Greek personal name
"Andreas," meaning "manly," and indicates "a son of Anders."
Early Origins of the Anderegg family
The surname Anderegg was first found in Silesia
, where the name gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society. Moving north the name was also recorded with estates in Denmark where they were a family of note.
Early History of the Anderegg family
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Anderegg Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Anders, Andors, Andears, Andirs, Enterl, Enterlein and many more.
Early Notables of the Anderegg family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Anderegg family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Anderegg Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Hans Melchior Anderegg, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1751 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)