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The distinguished surname Grewing was first found in Switzerland.

Grewing Early Origins



The surname Grewing was first found in Switzerland, where the family contributed to the development of the region. They became prominent in local affairs and branched into many houses which played important roles in savage tribal and national conflicts, each group seeking power and status in an ever changing territorial profile.

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Grewing Spelling Variations


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Grewing Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Graf, Grafe,Graef, Graff, Graffen, Graffin, Grafen, Grafin, Grav, Graaf and many more.

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Grewing Early History


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Grewing Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Grewing research. Another 243 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1769, 1807, 1485, 1527, 1599, 1664, 1611, 1678, 1671, 1719, 1841, 1826, 1815 and 1869 are included under the topic Early Grewing History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Grewing Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Grewing Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notables of the time with the surname Grewing were Urs Graf (1485-1527), Swiss engraver and goldsmith, influenced by Albrecht Duerer; Cornelis de Graeff (1599-1664), Mayor of Amsterdam; Free Imperial Knight Andries de Graeff (1611-1678), Mayor of Amsterdam; Cornelis de Graeff (1671-1719), Dutch Canon of St. Pieter at...

Another 46 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Grewing 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:

Grewing Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Franz Grewing, aged 27, who arrived in America, in 1894

Grewing Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Marie Grewing, aged 30, who arrived in America from Paris, France, in 1911
  • Friedrich Grewing, aged 33, who arrived in America from Altkloster, Germany, in 1923
  • Fritz Grewing, aged 9, who arrived in America from Buxtehude, Germany, in 1924
  • Adelheid Grewing, aged 34, who arrived in America from Buxtehude, Germany, in 1924
  • Annaliese Grewing, aged 4, who arrived in America from Buxtehude, Germany, in 1924

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Contemporary Notables of the name Grewing (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Grewing (post 1700)



  • Farouk F. Grewing (b. 1968), German classical philologist

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Grewing Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    4. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    5. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    6. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
    7. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    8. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
    9. 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).
    10. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
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    The Grewing Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Grewing 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 21 January 2014 at 17:09.

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