Hillebrandt History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms 

Early Origins of the Hillebrandt family

The surname Hillebrandt 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.

Important Dates for the Hillebrandt family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hillebrandt research. Another 99 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1549, 1628, 1697, and 1790 are included under the topic Early Hillebrandt History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Hillebrandt Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Hille, Hiller, Hillen, Hillers, Hilles, Hillebrandes, Hillebrands, Hillebrandt, Hildebrant, Hilldebrant, Hillegeer, Hilleberg, Hillsköld and many more.

Early Notables of the Hillebrandt family (pre 1700)

More information is included under the topic Early Hillebrandt Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Hillebrandt migration to the United States

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Hillebrandt Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Claus Hillebrandt, who landed in North America in 1832-1849 [1]
  • Carl Hillebrandt, aged 60, originally from Riga, arrived in New York in 1892 aboard the ship "Kaiser Wilhelm II" from Bremen, Germany [2]
  • Louise Hillebrandt, aged 42, originally from Riga, arrived in New York in 1892 aboard the ship "Kaiser Wilhelm II" from Bremen, Germany [3]
  • Friedr. Hillebrandt, aged 15, originally from Riga, arrived in New York in 1892 aboard the ship "Kaiser Wilhelm II" from Bremen, Germany [4]
  • Wilhele. Hillebrandt, originally from Riga, arrived in New York in 1892 aboard the ship "Kaiser Wilhelm II" from Bremen, Germany [5]
Hillebrandt Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • E. Hillebrandt, aged 32, originally from Danzig, arrived in New York in 1921 aboard the ship "Gdansk" from Danzig, Poland [6]

Contemporary Notables of the name Hillebrandt (post 1700)

  • J. Patrick Hillebrandt, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1996 [7]
  • Wolfgang Hillebrandt (b. 1944), German astrophysicist from Rerik, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany
  • Alfred Hillebrandt (1853-1927), German Sanskrit scholar
  • Niels Peter Hillebrandt (1815-1885), Danish organist and composer

You May Also Like

Citations

  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J65V-MY4 : 6 December 2014), Carl Hillebrandt, 13 Jul 1892; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Kaiser Wilhelm II, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J65V-MYH : 6 December 2014), Louise Hillebrandt, 13 Jul 1892; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Kaiser Wilhelm II, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  4. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J65V-MYC : 6 December 2014), Friedr. Hillebrandt, 13 Jul 1892; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Kaiser Wilhelm II, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  5. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J65V-MYZ : 6 December 2014), Wilhele. Hillebrandt, 13 Jul 1892; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Kaiser Wilhelm II, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  6. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6KW-TMK : 6 December 2014), E. Hillebrandt, 29 Jan 1921; citing departure port Danzig, arrival port New York, ship name Gdansk, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  7. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 13) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
Shipping
Fastest Delivery Possible

Digital Products on Checkout, all other products filled in 1 business day

Money Back
Money Back Guarantee

Yes, all products 100% Guaranteed

Support
BBB A+ Rating

The Best Rating possible

Payment
Secure Online Payment

Entire site uses SSL / Secure Certificate