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Furstenfeld Early Origins



The surname Furstenfeld 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.

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Furstenfeld Spelling Variations


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Furstenfeld Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Fürst, Furstenau, Furstenberg, Furstenberger, Furstenbusch, Furstenfeld, Furstenhauer, Furstenrecht, Furstenstein and many more.

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Furstenfeld Early History


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Furstenfeld Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Furstenfeld research. Another 205 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1711, 1736, 1762 and 1692 are included under the topic Early Furstenfeld History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Furstenfeld Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Furstenfeld Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 21 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Furstenfeld Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Furstenfeld Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Maik Furstenfeld, aged 23, arrived in New York in 1908 aboard the ship "Kronprinzes. Cecilie" from Bremen, Germany [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXGN-VZH : 6 December 2014), Maik Furstenfeld, 11 Mar 1908; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Kronprinzes. Cecilie, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Abrahm Furstenfeld, aged 22, originally from Odessa, Russia, arrived in New York in 1911 aboard the ship "Kronprinz Frederich Wilhelm" from Bremen, Germany [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JJGD-RNT : 6 December 2014), Abrahm Furstenfeld, 28 Feb 1911; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Kronprinz Frederich Wilhelm, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Rackela Furstenfeld, aged 16, originally from Brudzin, arrived in New York in 1913 aboard the ship "George Washington" from Bremen, Germany [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JNTP-F57 : 6 December 2014), Rackela Furstenfeld, 01 Sep 1913; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name George Washington, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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Contemporary Notables of the name Furstenfeld (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Furstenfeld (post 1700)



  • Jeremy Furstenfeld, American drummer for the rock band Blue October, brother of Justin Furstenfeld
  • Justin Steward Furstenfeld (b. 1975), American record producer, artist, author, and the lead singer, guitarist, and lyricist of the rock band Blue October

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXGN-VZH : 6 December 2014), Maik Furstenfeld, 11 Mar 1908; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Kronprinzes. Cecilie, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JJGD-RNT : 6 December 2014), Abrahm Furstenfeld, 28 Feb 1911; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Kronprinz Frederich Wilhelm, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JNTP-F57 : 6 December 2014), Rackela Furstenfeld, 01 Sep 1913; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name George Washington, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Other References

  1. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
  2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  3. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
  4. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
  5. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  6. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
  7. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
  8. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  9. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  10. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
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The Furstenfeld Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Furstenfeld 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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