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Dannenberg History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Dannenberg is a name of ancient Anglo-Saxon origin and comes from the family once having lived in the valley or the dann. The surname often meant the dweller in the valley.

Early Origins of the Dannenberg family


The surname Dannenberg was first found in Sussex where they held a family seat from very ancient times.

Early History of the Dannenberg family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Dannenberg research.
Another 254 words (18 lines of text) covering the year 1327 is included under the topic Early Dannenberg History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Dannenberg Spelling Variations


Sound was what guided spelling in the essentially pre-literate Middle Ages, so one person's name was often recorded under several variations during a single lifetime. Also, before the advent of the printing press and the first dictionaries, the English language was not standardized. Therefore, spelling variations were common, even among the names of the most literate people. Known variations of the Dannenberg family name include Dan, Dann, Danne, Dans, Danns, Dannes and others.

Early Notables of the Dannenberg family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Dannenberg family to Ireland


Some of the Dannenberg family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 108 words (8 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Dannenberg family to the New World and Oceana


For political, religious, and economic reasons, thousands of English families boarded ships for Ireland, Canada, the America colonies, and many of smaller tropical colonies in the hope of finding better lives abroad. Although the passage on the cramped, dank ships caused many to arrive in the New World diseased and starving, those families that survived the trip often went on to make valuable contributions to those new societies to which they arrived. Early immigrants bearing the Dannenberg surname or a spelling variation of the name include:

Dannenberg Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • J Dannenberg, who landed in New York, NY in 1850 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Dannenberg Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Robert E Dannenberg, who arrived in Alabama in 1917 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Contemporary Notables of the name Dannenberg (post 1700)


  • Oscar Asahel Halevy Dannenberg (b. 1892), American Democrat politician, Sheriff; Member of Connecticut State House of Representatives from Bridgeport, 1929-33; Defeated, 1926 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 27) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 27) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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