Dieterle History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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This Surname was created from the Upper German personal name Dietrich, which is in turn derived from the elements "Diet," meaning "nation or people," and "her," meaning "army."
Early Origins of the Dieterle family
The surname Dieterle was first found in Pomerania, where this family name became a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Always prominent in social affairs, the name became an integral part of that turbulent region as it emerged to form alliances with other families within the Feudal System and the nation. The five sons Peter Deterde (also spelt Dithers) were granted the feudal property of Grapow by the Duke Bolislav in 1514.
Early History of the Dieterle family
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Dieterle Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Dieter, Deiter, Dieters, Deiters, Dietherr, Deeter, Deter, Deters, Teter, Teters, Dieterlen, Dietherle, Dietert and many more.
Early Notables of the Dieterle family (pre 1700)
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Dieterle migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Dieterle Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- George Dieterle, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1765 
- Johann Jacob Dieterle, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1774 
Dieterle Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Joseph Dieterle, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1860 
Contemporary Notables of the name Dieterle (post 1700) +
- William Dieterle (1893-1972), German, actor and director, who studied under the famous Max Reinhardt
Related Stories +
- ^ 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)