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The surname Fishbeck was first found in Austria, where the name Fischbacher 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.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Fischbacher, Fischbach, Fischborn, Vischbach and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Fishbeck research. Another 209 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 167 and 1675 are included under the topic Early Fishbeck History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Fishbeck Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johann and Agnes Fischbach, who were two of the thirty original settlers of the Virginia colonies of Germanna and Germantown in 1714; Anthony Fischbach, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1739.
The Fishbeck Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Fishbeck 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 12 June 2012 at 15:05.