Lower Saxony in the west and Saxony in the east, is the noble birthplace of the name Beringens. During the 2nd and 3rd centuries, this territory was a kingdom of the Germanic Hermunderen, but the Franks and the Saxons conquered the land in the mid-6th century. Thuringia was brought under the rule of Franconian counts by Charles Martel and Charlemagne founded the Thuringian Mark in 804 as a defensive region against the Slavs. Thuringia's history has been closely associated with Saxony's. In the late 15th century, Thuringia was divided in to four main principalities: Sachsen-Weimar, Sachsen-Altenburg, Sachsen-Coburg, and Sachsen-Meiningen. Thuringia remained a free state until it became a part of the German Empire in 1871.
Early Origins of the Beringens family
Early History of the Beringens family
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Beringens Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Beringen, Berringen, Beringgen, Beringhen, Beringens, Baringen, Baeringen, Barringen, Baerringen, Baringgen, Baeringgen, Baringhen, Baeringhen, Baringens and many more.
Early Notables of the Beringens family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Beringens family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Ada, Aleida, Eryee, Geert G. and George Beringen, all of whom were recorded as having arrived in New York City in 1847.
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