Furstenburg History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Furstenburg family

The surname Furstenburg was first found in Baden, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

Early History of the Furstenburg family

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Furstenburg Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Furstenberg, Fürstenberg, Furstengerger, Furstenbusch, Forstenberg, Foersdenberg, Vorstenberg and many more.

Early Notables of the Furstenburg family (pre 1700)

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United States Furstenburg migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Furstenburg Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • John Furstenburg, who arrived in Wisconsin in 1860
Furstenburg Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • Hubert Furstenburg, aged 32, who settled in America from Munster, Germany, in 1909
  • Laurence Furstenburg, who settled in North Dakota in 1913


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