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Early Origins of the Blankenbeckler family

The surname Blankenbeckler was first found in Brunswick, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

Early History of the Blankenbeckler family

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Blankenbeckler Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Blankenburg, Blankenberg and others.

Early Notables of the Blankenbeckler family (pre 1700)

Notables of the time included Gerbrandt van Blanckenburgh (1620-1707), organist at Gouda, probably father of Q. V. Blankenburg, author of a work of historical importance, 'Onderwyzinge hoemen alle de Toonen en halve Toonen, die meest gebryckelyck zyn, op de Handt-Fluyt zel konnen t'eenemal zuyverblaezen' [1] Quirin van, Blankenburg, born 1654 at Gouda, Licentiate in philosophy and medicine, and organist of the Reformed Church at the Hague, well known for his 'Clavicymbel...
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Migration of the Blankenbeckler family

Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Nicholas Blankenbaker, who came to Virginia in 1717; Johann Melchior Blankenberg, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1767; Georg Blankenburg, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1786.

Contemporary Notables of the name Blankenbeckler (post 1700) +

  • Frank A. Blankenbeckler, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1928, 1932, 1936 (alternate), 1940, 1948 (alternate); Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas at-large, 1932 [2]

  1. Grove, Sir George, A Dictionary of Music and Musicians (AD. 1450-1889) London: Macmillan1902, Print, 2 Vols
  2. The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 1) . Retrieved from on Facebook