Behner History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Behner family
The surname Behner was first found in East Prussia
, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as numerous branches of the same house acquired distant estates, some of which were located in other countries. Through the acquisition of these estates as well as their important contributions to society, the family successfully elevated their social status.
Early History of the Behner family
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Early Notables of the Behner family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Behner family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Adam Baner, who was recorded in Maryland in 1774; Georg Baner, who came to Philadelphia in 1803; Christian Benner, his wife Anna Margaretha and their children, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1749.
Contemporary Notables of the name Behner (post 1700)
- Mrs. Charles E. Behner, American politician, Delegate to Montana convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 29) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
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