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Christenbury Early Origins



The surname Christenbury was first found in Brunswick, where the name Christenberry was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

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Christenbury Spelling Variations


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Christenbury Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Christenberry, Kerstenbroick, Kerstenbruch, Kerssenbroick, Kerssenberg, Kerschberger, Kerssenbrock, Kersenbach, Kerstenberry, Cristenbrock, Cristenbrook, Christenberger, Christenberck, Crisenberry, Christenberry and many more.

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Christenbury Early History


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Christenbury Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Christenbury research. Another 245 words (18 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Christenbury History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Christenbury Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Christenbury Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Christenbury Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Anna Maria Christen, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1732; Anna Gotz Christen, who came to Pennsylvania in 1732; Andreas Christen, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1732.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Christenbury (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Christenbury (post 1700)



  • John Boyd Christenbury (1907-1944), American 6th head football coach for East Carolina Teachers College (1940-1941), inducted into the ECU Hall of Fame in 1993
  • Lloyd Reid "Low" Christenbury (1893-1944), American Major League Baseball player for the Boston Braves (1919-1922)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    2. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    3. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    4. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    5. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    6. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    7. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
    8. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    9. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
    10. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
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    The Christenbury Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Christenbury 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 18 May 2017 at 08:13.

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