The surname Binding was first found in Switzerland, where the name became noted for its many branches with the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Important Dates for the Binding family
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Binding Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Binding, Bindinger, Bindinge, Bindig, Bindin and others.
Early Notables of the Binding family (pre 1700)
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Binding migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Binding Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Sarah Binding, who settled in Boston in 1687
Binding Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Carl Binding, who settled in Galveston, TX in 1848
Wilh Binding, who settled in Baltimore in 1854
Theodor Binding, who arrived in New York, NY in 1866
Wm. Binding, who arrived in New York, NY in 1886
Contemporary Notables of the name Binding (post 1700)
Karl Binding (1841-1920), German criminal lawyer
Carly Binding (b. 1978), New Zealand Pop singer/songwriter
Guenther Binding (b. 1936), art historian and former rector of the University of Cologne
Rudolf Georg Binding (1867-1938), distinguished horseman, cavalry officer, and later, an author