The ancestral home of the Enterlein family lies in the East German region of Silesia
. The surname Enterlein is derived from the Greek personal name
"Andreas," meaning "manly," and indicates "a son of Anders."
Early Origins of the Enterlein family
The surname Enterlein was first found in Silesia
, where the name gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society. Moving north the name was also recorded with estates in Denmark where they were a family of note.
Early History of the Enterlein family
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Enterlein Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Anders, Andors, Andears, Andirs, Enterl, Enterlein and many more.
Early Notables of the Enterlein family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Enterlein family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Enterlein Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Amanda Enterlein, aged 29, who settled in America, in 1897
- Charlotte Enterlein, aged 7, who emigrated to the United States, in 1897
- Johannes Enterlein, aged 4, who landed in America, in 1897
- Margar Enterlein, aged 1, who emigrated to America, in 1897
Enterlein Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Willy Enterlein, aged 25, who landed in America, in 1921