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The name Greenberger is a habitational surname taken on from any of numerous places named Grünberg.

Greenberger Early Origins



The surname Greenberger was first found in Baden, where since ancient times the name Grunberg was closely associated with social and political advancements of the region's feudal society. In later years the family often merged with other distinguished families, some of whom played significant roles in the local social and political affairs of the area.

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Greenberger Spelling Variations


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Greenberger Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Grunberg, Gruenberg, Grunburg, Gruneberg, Gruenburg, Grunenberg, Gruenenberg, Grunenburg, Gruenenburg, Gruenenberg, Greenberg, Gruenberger, Grunbuerg, Grunperg, Grunperger, Gruenbuerg, Greunbuerger, Gruenperg, Gruenperger, Gruendberg, Grunberger and many more.

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Greenberger Early History


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Greenberger Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Greenberger research. Another 145 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1655 and 1706 are included under the topic Early Greenberger History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Greenberger Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Greenberger Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Greenberger 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 or some of its variants were: Konstantin Grunenberg, who sailed to America in 1650. Andreas Grunberger came to Philadelphia in 1738; as did Friedrich Gruenberg in 1855; and John Daniel Grueneberg in 1865.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Greenberger (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Greenberger (post 1700)



  • Max Greenberger, American Republican politician, Candidate for New York State Assembly from New York County 20th District, 1911; Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1912

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    2. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    4. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
    5. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    6. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    7. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    8. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    9. 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).
    10. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
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    The Greenberger Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Greenberger 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 17 April 2016 at 01:04.

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