Early Origins of the Gerstenburg family
The surname Gerstenburg was first found in Saxony
, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.
Early History of the Gerstenburg family
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Gerstenburg Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Gerstenberg, Gerstenburg, Gerstnbergk, Gerstenbrand, Gerstenbrandt, Gustenberg, Kerstenberg and many more.
Early Notables of the Gerstenburg family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Gerstenburg family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Judith Gerstenlauer, who came to America in 1752; Anna Maria Gerstner, who settled in 1754; Johannes Gerstenberger, who settled in Halifax, N.S. in 1782.