The surname Dornburg was first found in Austria, where the name Durnperg 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. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
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Migration of the Dornburg family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Stephen Durnbercher, who immigrated to Philadelphia in 1738; Jos Durnberger, who arrived in New York in 1852; Georg Leonhard Dornberger, who arrived in New York in 1855.