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The colorful history of Germany provides a glimpse at the oldest origins of the Goldbeck family. In the medieval era, Germany was fragmented and inhabited by numerous Barbarian tribes who fought amongst themselves for control of the land. The ancient dukedom of Silesia derived its name from a Germanic tribe called the Silingers, who occupied Silesia between the 2nd and the 6th centuries.

Goldbeck Early Origins



The surname Goldbeck was first found in Saxony, where the name could be considered to make a major contribution to the feudal society which became the backbone of early development of Europe. The name became prominent in local affairs and branched into many houses which played important roles in the regional and national conflicts, as each group sought power in an ever changing territorial profile.

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Goldbeck Spelling Variations


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Goldbeck Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Goldbach, Goldbacher, Goldbeck, Goldbacker and many more.

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Goldbeck Early History


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Goldbeck Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Goldbeck research. Another 263 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1493, 1495, 1698, 1745, 1778, 1690 and 1764 are included under the topic Early Goldbeck History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Goldbeck Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Goldbeck Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Goldbeck 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:

Goldbeck Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Doris Goldbeck, who arrived in Texas in 1844
  • Friedrich Goldbeck, who landed in Texas in 1844
  • Heinrich Goldbeck, who arrived in Texas in 1844
  • Judith Goldbeck, who landed in Texas in 1844
  • Theodor Goldbeck, who arrived in Texas in 1844
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Goldbeck (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Goldbeck (post 1700)



  • Rudolph Goldbeck, American Republican politician, Dairy farmer; Member of Connecticut State House of Representatives from New Hartford, 1939-40

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Goldbeck Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    3. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    4. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    5. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    7. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    8. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
    9. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    10. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
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    The Goldbeck Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Goldbeck 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 18 October 2016 at 20:20.

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