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Multiple Origins for the Surname Brehm


German


Brehm Early Origins



The surname Brehm was first found in Saxony, where the name was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout European history. The name would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic, and political affairs.

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Brehm Spelling Variations


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Brehm Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Brenn, Bren, Brene, Brenne, Brehn, Brehnn and many more.

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Brehm Early History


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Brehm Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Brehm research. Another 161 words (12 lines of text) covering the year 1804 is included under the topic Early Brehm History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Brehm Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Brehm Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Brehm 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 were:

Brehm Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Georg Christophel Brehm, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1751

Brehm Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Heinr Brehm, who landed in North America in 1832-1849
  • Johann Peter Brehm, who landed in Ohio in 1837
  • Johann VonDer Brehm, who arrived in Texas in 1846
  • Johann Brehm, aged 49, arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1848
  • Sigm Brehm, who landed in New York, NY in 1850
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Brehm (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Brehm (post 1700)



  • William K. Brehm (b. 1929), American businessman and politician, Assistant Secretary of the Army (1968-1970)
  • Walter Ellsworth Brehm (1892-1971), American politician, U.S. Representative from Ohio (1943-1953)
  • Marshall A. Brehm, American Republican politician, Candidate in primary for Michigan State Senate 36th District, 1970
  • Marie Caroline Brehm (1859-1926), American politician, Prohibition Candidate for University of Illinois trustee, 1902, 1904, 1908; Prohibition Candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1924
  • Ken Brehm, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 2012
  • Keith Brehm, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 2008
  • John W. Brehm, American Democrat politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 21st District, 1946
  • Evelyn Brehm, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964
  • Emil F. Brehm, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Michigan State House of Representatives from Osceola County, 1916
  • Russel Brehm, American Republican politician, Presidential Elector for Nebraska, 1972
  • ... (Another 8 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    2. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    3. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    4. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    5. 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).
    6. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    7. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    8. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    9. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    10. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
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    The Brehm Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Brehm 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 9 January 2017 at 09:15.

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