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Bekher Early Origins



The surname Bekher was first found in Austria, where the name Beckher contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation and later played a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. Over time, the Beckher family branched into many houses where they continued to play a significant role in the local social and political affairs.

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Bekher Spelling Variations


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Bekher Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Beckher, Becher, Beckeher, Becheher, Becker, Bekher and many more.

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Bekher Early History


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Bekher Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bekher research. Another 133 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1686, 1561, 1604, 1623 and 1679 are included under the topic Early Bekher History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bekher Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bekher Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 24 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bekher 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 or some of its variants were: Zacharias Becker, who arrived in New York State between 1740 and 1741; Jacob Becker, age 28; came to Canada in 1783; Elise Becker, age 38; came to Texas in 1845.

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    2. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Journeys German Immigration, Settlement and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    3. 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).
    4. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    6. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
    7. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
    8. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
    9. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    10. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
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    The Bekher Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bekher 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 12 June 2014 at 16:08.

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