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The distinguished surname Brehnner was first found in Basel.

Brehnner Early Origins



The surname Brehnner was first found in Basel, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation which would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, each playing a significant role in the local social and political affairs.

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Brehnner Spelling Variations


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Brehnner Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Brenner, Brener, Brehnner, Brehner, Brenerr and many more.

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Brehnner Early History


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Brehnner Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Brehnner research. Another 241 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 181 and 1819 are included under the topic Early Brehnner History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Brehnner Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Brehnner Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 32 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Brehnner 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: Hans Caspar Brenner, who came to Philadelphia in 1733; as did Hans Gerhardt Brenner in 1738; and Philip Adam Brenner in 1749; Elizabeth Brenner arrived in Barnstable, Massachusetts in 1822 at the age of 24.

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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
    2. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    3. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    4. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    6. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    7. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    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. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    10. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
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    The Brehnner Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Brehnner 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 18 October 2012 at 09:29.

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