Bertholt History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Bertholt family
The surname Bertholt was first found in Forez, a former province of France, now part of the modern Loire département, the Haute-Loire and Puy-de-Dôme départements, where the family held a family seat since ancient times.
Bertha, Bercta or Adilberga (d. before 616) was the daughter of Haribert, King of the Franks, reigning in Paris and his wife Ingoberg. "The dates of her birth and her marriage are not known. married Æthelberht, king of Kent. Bertha's parents are said to have consented to her marriage on the condition that she and the bishop who should come over with her should be allowed the free exercise of the rites of Christianity. " 
Early History of the Bertholt family
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Bertholt Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Berthelot, Berthelo, Bertheloe, Berthelos, Berthelod, Bertelot, Bertelo, Berteloe, Bertelos, Bertelod, Berthelaut, Berthelau, Berthelaud, Bertelaud, Bertelau, Bertelaut, Berlot, Berlo, Bertlot, Bertlo, Berlod, Bertlod, Berthold, Bertholt, Bertold, Bertolt, Berthod, Berthaud, Berthot, Berthau, Berthaut, Berthault, Berthauld, Berthol and many more.
Early Notables of the Bertholt family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family name at this time was Martin Berteau (1691-1771), a French cellist, cello teacher, and composer; and Jeanne Agnès Berthelot de Pléneuf, Marquise de Prie (1698-1727), French noblewoman during the reign of Louis XV.
Charles Bertheau (1660-1732) was a French pastor in London, born at Montpelier, and educated partly in France...
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| Bertholt migration to the United States ||+|
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Bertholt Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Thomas Bertholt, who settled in Philadelphia in 1750
- Smith, George (ed), Dictionary of National Biography. London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1885-1900. Print