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The surname Bottger was first found in Brunswick, Lower Saxony, where the name Botticher contributed greatly to the development of an emerging dukedom which would later play a large role in the tribal and power struggles of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, each playing a significant role in the local, social and political affairs.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Boetticher, Bottcher, Boticher, Boettiger, Boettger, Bottikker, Botikker, Boticker and many more.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bottger research. Another 195 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1717, 1682, 1719, 1815, 1870, 1760 and 1835 are included under the topic Early Bottger History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Notables of the time included Johann Böttger (also Böttcher or Böttiger) (1682-1719), a German alchemist, known as the co-inventor of porcelain (China) in Meissen; Adolf Boettger (1815-1870) was...

Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bottger Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Bottger Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johann Wilhelm Bottger, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1752
  • Johan Matheus Bottger, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1772

Bottger Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Adolph Bottger, who landed in Mississippi in 1842
  • Joh Berle Bottger, who landed in America in 1843
  • Emilio Bottger, aged 11, arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1854
  • Anna Dorothea Bottger, aged 40, landed in Baltimore, Maryland in 1854
  • Nina Bottger, aged 18, landed in Baltimore, Maryland in 1854
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Bottger Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Johannes Bottger, aged 24, arrived in Peru in 1903

Bottger Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Anna Bottger, aged 29, arrived in Quebec in 1868
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  • Lorna Bottger, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1960
  • Johann Friedrich Böttger (1682-1719), German ceramist
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    1. 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).
    2. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    3. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    4. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    5. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    7. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2000. Print. (ISBN 978-0806303024).
    8. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    9. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    10. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
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    The Bottger Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bottger 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.

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