Burst History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Origins Available: Dutch
Early Origins of the Burst family
The surname Burst was first found in Holland, 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. The name was first recorded in North Holland, a province of the Netherlands
. The principal cities are Amsterdam, Haarlem and Hilversum. It was the seat of the old Counts of Holland. Seat of one of the oldest families is Brederode Castle near Haarlem. There are many old and quaint towns in the province. including Medemblik, Enkhuizen, Hoorn, Edam, and Monnikendam. In their later history the surname 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 Burst family
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Early Notables of the Burst family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Burst family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Burst Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Jacob Burst, who arrived in New York in 1710
Burst Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Pirrman Burst, who arrived in Indiana sometime between 1859 and 1864
Burst Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Frederick Burst, who settled in Wisconsin in 1904
Contemporary Notables of the name Burst (post 1700)
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