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Where did the German Eargle family come from? What is the German Eargle family crest and coat of arms? When did the Eargle family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Eargle family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Ergolding, Eargle, Hergolding, Eargolding, Hergle, Hergel, Hergold, Ergold, Ergolden, Ergoldin, Hergoldin, Hergolden and many more.
First found in Bavaria, where the name 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.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Eargle research. Another 165 words (12 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Eargle History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Eargle Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Conrad Hergle, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1738; Andereas Hergert, who settled in Baltimore in 1834; Anastasius Hergert, who came to North America in 1848.
The Eargle Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Eargle 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.
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