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The surname Hehl was first found in Bavaria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. From Nuremberg their original seat, they branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Hehel, Hechel, Hahl, Hahel, Hehl and others.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hehl research. Another 153 words (11 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hehl History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Hehl Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Anna M Hehl, who landed in New York, NY in 1751
  • Geo Valentin Hehl, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1751
  • Matthew Hehl, who arrived in New York, NY in 1751
  • Barbara Hehl, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1762
  • Friederich Hehl, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1774

Hehl Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Sebastian Hehl, who arrived in Texas in 1845
  • Christian Hehl settled in Pennsylvania in 1853 with his wife and family
  • Christian Hehl, who landed in America in 1853
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  • Lambert Hehl Jr., American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1964
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    Other References

    1. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    2. 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).
    3. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    4. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
    5. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    6. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    7. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    8. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    9. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    10. 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).
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    The Hehl Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hehl 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.

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