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Multiple Origins for the Surname Falkenstein


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Falkenstein Early Origins



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Falkenstein Spelling Variations


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Falkenstein Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: falkenstein, falkenstine and others.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Falkenstein Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Ludwig Falkenstein, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1746
  • Ludwick Falkenstein, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1746

Falkenstein Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Joseph Falkenstein, aged 25, landed in Missouri in 1841
  • R Falkenstein, aged 26, landed in New York, NY in 1847
  • Margar Falkenstein, aged 18, landed in New York in 1854
  • Friedr Falkenstein, aged 19, landed in New York in 1854
  • Mathias Falkenstein, aged 16, arrived in New York in 1854
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Falkenstein (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Falkenstein (post 1700)



  • Waldeen von Falkenstein (1913-1993), better known as "Waldeen," an American-born dancer and choreographer
  • Claire Falkenstein (1908-1997), American sculptor, painter, printmaker, jewelry designer, and teacher
  • Maximilian Eduard August Hannibal Kunz Sigismund Vogel von Falkenstein (1839-1917), Prussian General der Infanterie and politician
  • Eduard Ernst Friedrich Hannibal Vogel von Falkenstein (1797-1885), Prussian General der Infanterie
  • Lorne Falkenstein, Canadian professor of Philosophy at the University of Western Ontario, Canada
  • Adam Falkenstein (1906-1966), German Assyriologist

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Falkenstein Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    2. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    3. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
    4. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    5. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    6. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    7. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
    8. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    9. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    10. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
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    The Falkenstein Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Falkenstein 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.

    This page was last modified on 9 January 2017 at 09:15.

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