Early Origins of the Burgemeester family
The surname Burgemeester was first found in Austria
, where the name 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.
Early History of the Burgemeester family
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Burgemeester Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Burgemeister, Burgemeester, Bergemeister, Bergemeester, Bergermeister, Burgermeister, Bergermeester and many more.
Early Notables of the Burgemeester family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Burgemeester family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Christia Burgemeister, who immigrated to Georgia in 1741 with his wife Elizabeth and his three sons Christia, Martin, and Hans Ulrich, Friedrich Burgemeister, who served with the British troops in the American revolutionary war and later settled in Quebec, Heinrich Christoph Burgemeister and Johann Martin Burgemeister, who lived in Georgia between 1733 and 1783.