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The surname Heimbach 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. The area was notable for the influence of the Teutonic Knights.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Heimburh, Hiemburg, Heimbaugh, Heimbach and others.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Heimbach research. Another 209 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1615 and 1678 are included under the topic Early Heimbach 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:

Heimbach Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Mattheis Heimbach, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1743
  • Peter Heimbach, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1765
  • Johannes Heimbach, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1774
  • Friedrich Heimbach, who arrived in North America in 1783

Heimbach Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Joh Heimbach, who landed in America in 1852
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  • David M. Heimbach (b. 1938), American surgeon and a professor emeritus of the University of Washington
  • Thomas Josef Heimbach, German businessman and politician, Mayor of Düren (1848-1853), founder of The Heimbach Group in 1811, now a supplier of textiles for the paper manufacturing, environmental technology
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    Other References

    1. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
    3. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    4. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
    5. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    6. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. 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. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    9. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    10. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
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