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Besserrer Early Origins



The surname Besserrer was first found in Baden, where the family was established in the Middle Ages. The name would later emerge as a noble family in Bavaria and Wuerttemburg with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.

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Besserrer Spelling Variations


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Besserrer Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Beserer, Besserrer, Beserrer, Besserere, Besserers, Beserrers and many more.

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Besserrer Early History


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Besserrer Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Besserrer research. Another 331 words (24 lines of text) covering the years 1200, 1268, 1293, 1540 and 1817 are included under the topic Early Besserrer History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Besserrer Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Besserrer Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Besserrer 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: Johannes Besserer sailed to Philadelphia in 1772; Johann Salomon Besserer came to America in 1783; Ludwig Besserer, age 33; arrived in Canada in 1783.

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Citations



    Other References

    1. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    2. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    3. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    4. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    5. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    6. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    7. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    8. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
    9. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
    10. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
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    The Besserrer Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Besserrer 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 3 October 2013 at 15:29.

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