The surname Bertsche is a shortened form of the name Berthold.
Early Origins of the Bertsche family
The surname Bertsche was first found in Bavaria
, where the name Bertsch came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as branches of the house acquired estates in new locations which, combined with their great contributions to society, succeeded in elevating their social status.
Early History of the Bertsche family
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Bertsche Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Bertsch, Bertsche, Bertche, Bertsh, Bertshe, Bersch, Bersche, Bartsch, Baertsch, Bartsche, Baertsche, Bartche, Baertche, Bartsh, Baertsh, Bartshe, Baertshe, Barsch, Baersch, Barsche, Baersche and many more.
Early Notables of the Bertsche family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bertsche family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Bertsche Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Mathius Bertsche, who settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1817