Early Origins of the Herceg family
The surname Herceg 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. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
Early History of the Herceg family
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Herceg Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Herzog, Herzig, Hertzog, Hercog, Hartzog, Gertzog, Hartog, Hartoch, Hertogs, Hertogson and many more.
Early Notables of the Herceg family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Herceg family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Baltzer Hartsoc, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1737; Andreas Herzog, who came to Philadelphia in 1750; Anna Herzog, who came to Carolina in 1738; as well as Franz Herzog, who was one of the Hessian Troops in the American War for Independence, recorded in 1778..