Bendorf History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Bendorf family
The surname Bendorf was first found in Swabia, where the name Bondorf 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.
Early History of the Bendorf family
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Bendorf Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Bondorf, Bondorff, Bonndorf, Bondorfe, Bondorffe, Bonndorffe, Bontauf, Bontorf, Bontorff, Bondorp, Bundorf and many more.
Early Notables of the Bendorf family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bendorf family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Elias Bontauf who arrived in New York City in 1782; Katharina Bundorf, who arrived in Texas in 1844; and other settlers who landed and established themselves along the eastern seaboard of the United States and in Canada during the 18th and 19th centuries..