Gehren History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Gehren family
The surname Gehren was first found in Saxony-Weimar, 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 Gehren family
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Gehren Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Gehring, Gering, Gehrig, Gehring, Gehringer, Gering and many more.
Early Notables of the Gehren family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Gehren family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jacob Gehring, 44, who came with his wife and seven children to New York city in 1874; Joachim Gehrig, who came to Philadelphia in 1750; and Johann Georg Gehringer, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1751..
Contemporary Notables of the name Gehren (post 1700)
- H. von Gehren, American politician, U.S. Consular Agent in Zacatecas, 1905 
- E. von Gehren, American politician, U.S. Consular Agent in Zacatecas, 1897-98 
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