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Hochburg Early Origins



The surname Hochburg was first found in Austria, where the name Hochberg became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.

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Hochburg Spelling Variations


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Hochburg Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Hochberg, Hochburg, Hochberger, Hochbergen, Hochenberg, Hochenburg, Hochperger, Hachberg and many more.

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Hochburg Early History


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Hochburg Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hochburg research. Another 195 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1650, 1666, 1807 and 1861 are included under the topic Early Hochburg History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Hochburg Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Hochburg Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Hochburg 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 or some of its variants were: C. Hochberger, who immigrated to Baltimore in 1854; John Hochberger, who took his oath of allegiance in Philadelphia in 1859; and John Hochberg, who applied for naturalization in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in 1887..

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Citations



    Other References

    1. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    2. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    3. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    4. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    5. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
    6. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    7. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    8. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    9. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
    10. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
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    The Hochburg Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hochburg 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 19 November 2014 at 15:25.

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