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Bromberg Early Origins



The surname Bromberg was first found in Cracow a province of Poland which lies centrally, bounded by Kielce, Lublin, Silesia and Lwow The captial city is Cracow, said to be the intellectual centre of Poland. The region is composed of Poles and Gorale (Highlanders) who speak their own dialect and wear picturesque costumes. The chief towns of the province are Cracow, Tarnow, and Nowy Sacz. The surname became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family. They were originally seated at Bydgoszcz in Poland.

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Bromberg Spelling Variations


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Bromberg Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Bromberger, Brombach, Bombach, Bombeck, Bombech and many more.

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Bromberg Early History


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Bromberg Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bromberg research. Another 271 words (19 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bromberg History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bromberg Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bromberg 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:

Bromberg Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Samuel Bromberg who arrived in New York City in 1835
  • B Bromberg, who landed in Texas in 1850-1906
  • Joh Bromberg who sailed for Panama in 1851
  • John Jacob Bromberg who settled in Missouri in 1877

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Contemporary Notables of the name Bromberg (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Bromberg (post 1700)



  • Samuel Bromberg, American politician, U.S. Consul in Hamburg, 1849-53
  • Mendel Bromberg, American politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1926
  • Louis Bromberg, American politician, Candidate for New York State Assembly from New York County 10th District, 1928
  • J. Philip Bromberg, American Republican politician, Candidate for Pennsylvania State House of Representatives 23rd District, 1980
  • Frederick George Bromberg (1837-1930), American politician, Member of Alabama State Senate, 1868-72; U.S. Representative from Alabama 1st District, 1873-75
  • Emil Bromberg, American politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1928
  • David Bromberg, American Democrat politician, Delegate to New York State Constitutional Convention 25th District, 1967
  • David Bromberg (b. 1945), American musician, mutli-instrumentalist
  • Manuel Bromberg (b. 1917), American artist
  • Frederick George Bromberg (1837-1930), American lawyer and Congressman in Alabama
  • ... (Another 1 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. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. Stupnicki, H. Herbarz Polski Polish Armorial, 2 Volumes. London: Figaro Press, 1963. Print.
    3. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    4. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    5. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
    7. Hoffman, William F. Polish Surnames: Origins and Meanings. 2nd Ed. Chicago: Polish Genealogical Society of America, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0-924207-04-3).
    8. Sanford, George. Historical Dictionary of Poland. Poland: Scarecrow Press, 2003. Print.
    9. Brückner, Aleksander. etymologiczy jezyka polskiego (Etymologica Dictionary of the Polish Language). Warszaga: Wiedza Powszechra, 1970. Print.
    10. Holskins, Janina. Polish Genealogy and Heraldry An Introduction to Research. Washington: Library of Congress, 1987. Print.
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    The Bromberg Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bromberg 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 7 August 2016 at 20:33.

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