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Early Origins of the Brueggen family


The surname Brueggen was first found in Saxony, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.

Early History of the Brueggen family


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Brueggen Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Bruggen, Brugghen, Bruggere, Brugglire and others.

Early Notables of the Brueggen family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Brueggen family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Brueggen Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Baroninv Brueggen, aged 48, originally from Gottingen, arrived in New York in 1904 aboard the ship "Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse" from Bremen, Germany [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JFB1-Y6B : 6 December 2014), Baroninv Brueggen, 23 Mar 1904; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Edgard Brueggen, aged 59, originally from Rega, Russia, arrived in New York in 1907 aboard the ship "Kronprinz Wilhelm" from Bremen, Germany [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXX5-FZ3 : 6 December 2014), Edgard Brueggen, 26 Nov 1907; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Kronprinz Wilhelm, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Contemporary Notables of the name Brueggen (post 1700)


  • Lou Brueggen, American Democrat politician, Mayor of Dayton, Kentucky, 1968-70; Defeated, 1969 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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Citations


  1. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JFB1-Y6B : 6 December 2014), Baroninv Brueggen, 23 Mar 1904; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXX5-FZ3 : 6 December 2014), Edgard Brueggen, 26 Nov 1907; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Kronprinz Wilhelm, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 1) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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