Early Origins of the Florscheim family
The surname Florscheim was first found in Hessen, where the name was closely identified in the early period of history with the feudal
society which would become prominent throughout Europe. The name would later emerge as an influential noble family, having many distinguished branches, and well known for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.
Early History of the Florscheim family
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Florscheim Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Floersch, Floerscheim, Flersheim, Florscheim, Florsch, Flersch and many more.
Early Notables of the Florscheim family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Florscheim family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Floersch, who settled in Missouri in 1843; Simon Flersheim, who settled in Ohio in 1844; Peter Floersch, who settled in Maryland in 1844; Betty Flersheim, who came to New York, NY in 1853.
Contemporary Notables of the name Florscheim (post 1700)
- Richard Florscheim (1916-1979), American printmaker, painter, sculptor, educator and writer