Deuster History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Deuster family
The surname Deuster 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 Gelderland, (Guelders) an ancient province surrounding the town of Gelder. To the south of Friesland this province was originally in two parts north and south of the Rhine. In addition, the province is sub-divided into four towns, or quarters, Nijmegan, Arnhem, Zutphen and Roermond, each having unique rights and customs. Apeldoorn is a city of note. 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.
Important Dates for the Deuster family
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Deuster Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Doesen, Doesinck, Deusen, Deussensseer, Deuster, Dossen and many more.
Early Notables of the Deuster family (pre 1700)
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Deuster migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Deuster Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Eduard Joseph Deuster, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1853
- Eduard Joseph Deuster, who landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1853 
- Joh Friedr Deuster, who arrived in America in 1854 
- Joh Friedr Deuster, who settled in America in 1854
Contemporary Notables of the name Deuster (post 1700)
- Peter Victor Deuster (1831-1904), American Democrat politician, Member of Wisconsin State Assembly, 1863; Member of Wisconsin State Senate, 1870-71; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 4th District, 1879-85 
- Donald E. Deuster, American politician, Member of Illinois State House of Representatives 32nd District, 1973-83 
- ^ 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)
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 16) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html