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Breitwieser Early Origins



The surname Breitwieser was first found in Austria, where the name Braitwiese was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal society of early 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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Breitwieser Spelling Variations


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Breitwieser Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Braitwiese, Braytwiese, Breytwiese, Braitwiess, Braitweiss, Braitweisse, Breitwieser, Breitwiser and many more.

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Breitwieser Early History


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Breitwieser Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Breitwieser research. Another 187 words (13 lines of text) covering the year 1630 is included under the topic Early Breitwieser History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Breitwieser Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Breitwieser Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Breitwieser Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Johannes Breitwieser, who landed in North America in 1837
  • Georg Heinrich Breitwieser is recorded as having arrived in America in 1838
  • Georg Heinrich, I Breitwieser, who landed in North America in 1838
  • I Breitwieser, aged 14, arrived in America in 1855
  • Charles Breitwieser, who arrived in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1866
  • ... (More 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. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    2. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
    3. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    4. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Journeys German Immigration, Settlement and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    5. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    6. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    7. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    8. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    9. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    10. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    11. ...

    The Breitwieser Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Breitwieser 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 2015 at 10:10.

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