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Behrendt Early Origins



The surname Behrendt was first found in Saxony, where the name Behrent was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout European history. The name would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.

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Behrendt Spelling Variations


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Behrendt Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Behrend, Behrent, Behrente, Behrentes, Behren, Behrens, Behrend, Behrends, Behrens, Berent, Berend, Berends and many more.

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Behrendt Early History


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Behrendt Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Behrendt research. Another 141 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1792, 1630, 1714 and 1792 are included under the topic Early Behrendt History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Behrendt Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Behrendt Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 47 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Behrendt 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:

Behrendt Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • J Behrendt, who landed in New York in 1850
  • Juliann Behrendt, who arrived in San Francisco, California in 1850
  • Vincent Behrendt, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1850
  • Adolph Behrendt, aged 24, arrived in New York, NY in 1860

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Contemporary Notables of the name Behrendt (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Behrendt (post 1700)



  • Henry A. Behrendt, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Michigan State Senate 3rd District, 1918; Democratic Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1926, 1928
  • Allan D. Behrendt, American Democrat politician, Candidate in primary for Michigan State House of Representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1950

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    2. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    3. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
    4. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    5. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    6. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    7. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    8. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    9. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    10. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
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    The Behrendt Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Behrendt 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 29 January 2016 at 09:22.

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