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The surname Holberg 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.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Halbherr, Halberr, Hallber, Hallberg, Halberg, Halbhuber, Halbert, Hallbert, Halburg, Hallburg, Helsburg, Hellsburg, Hellsbert and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Holberg research. Another 273 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1632, 1721, 1731, 1751, 1790 and 1854 are included under the topic Early Holberg History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Holberg Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Holberg Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Holberg Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
The Holberg Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Holberg 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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