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Deur Early Origins



The surname Deur was first found in Bavaria, where the name Derrah 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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Deur Spelling Variations


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Deur Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Derrah, Derr, Derrschau, Derval, Deire, Deurrah, Teran, Terras, Terrah, Terra and many more.

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Deur Early History


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Deur Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Deur research. Another 197 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1578, 1702 and 1451 are included under the topic Early Deur History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Deur Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Deur Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Deur 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 were:

Deur Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Koenraet Deur, who arrived in New York in 1709
  • Antoine Joseph Deur, who arrived in Louisiana in 1718-1724

Deur Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Anna Barb. Deur, who arrived in Baltimore in 1832
  • Georges Deur, who arrived in New York in 1855

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Contemporary Notables of the name Deur (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Deur (post 1700)



  • Barbara B. Deur, American politician, Socialist Workers Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972

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Deur Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
    2. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
    3. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    4. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
    5. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    6. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    7. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Journeys German Immigration, Settlement and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    8. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    9. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    10. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
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    The Deur Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Deur 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 16 November 2015 at 11:00.

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