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Glassner Early Origins



The surname Glassner was first found in Prussia, where the name emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.

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Glassner Spelling Variations


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Glassner Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Glasau, Glaser, Glas, Glesau, Gleser, Glossauer, Gleissenaur, Klassau and many more.

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Glassner Early History


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Glassner Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Glassner research. Another 228 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1740 and 1787 are included under the topic Early Glassner History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Glassner Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Glassner Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Glassner 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:

Glassner Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Jacob Glassner, who came to Pennsylvania in 1763
  • Jacob Glassner, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1763

Glassner Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Glassner, who came to Philadelphia in 1840
  • George Glassner, aged 34, arrived in Missouri in 1848
  • Peter, IV Glassner, who landed in America in 1850
  • August Glassner, who settled in Illinois in 1866

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Contemporary Notables of the name Glassner (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Glassner (post 1700)



  • Barry Glassner, American president of Lewis & Clark College, Portland, Oregon
  • Jonathan Glassner, American two-time Gemini Award nominated television writer, director, and producer
  • Michael S. Glassner, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 2008
  • Erika Glässner (1890-1959), German actress

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
    2. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    3. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    4. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Journeys German Immigration, Settlement and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    5. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    6. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    7. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    8. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
    9. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    10. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
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    The Glassner Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Glassner 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.

    This page was last modified on 26 October 2015 at 11:23.

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