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Bischwang Early Origins



The surname Bischwang was first found in Swabia, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.

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Bischwang Spelling Variations


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Bischwang Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Biswanger, Bieswange, Binswangen, Biswange, Beiswangg, Bischwang and many more.

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Bischwang Early History


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Bischwang Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bischwang research. Another 139 words (10 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bischwang History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bischwang Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bischwang Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 21 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bischwang 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: Erhard Biswanger, who came to Philadelphia, Pa. in 1846. Ottmar Biswanger came to Philadelphia in 1850. Peter Biswanger arrived in Philadelphia in 1730..

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Bischwang Family Crest Products


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
    2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    4. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    5. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    6. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    7. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    8. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    9. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    10. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
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    The Bischwang Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bischwang 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 12 June 2014 at 15:41.

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