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The surname Eybeck 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 South Holland, a province of Holland, the most crowded province of the Netherlands. The principal cities are Rotterdam, Leyden and Shiedam. Noted is the famed castle of Teilengen where Jacqueline of Bavaria is buried. 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.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Eyben, Eybeck, Eyberg, Eybergen, Eyb, Eybern, Eybenhaus, Eybendorf, Eiben, Eiber and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Eybeck research. Another 173 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1694 and 1812 are included under the topic Early Eybeck History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Eybeck Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johannes Eiber, who came to New Jersey in 1709; Jacob Michel Eyb, who settled in Philadelphia in 1733; Anna Eiben, who settled in New York, NY in 1864.
The Eybeck Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Eybeck 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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