Holstege History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Holstege family
The surname Holstege was first found in Holland, where the name 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. The name was first recorded in South Holland, a province of Holland, the most crowded province of the Netherlands. The principal cities are Rotterdam, Leyden and Shiedam. Noted is the famed castle of Teilengen where Jacqueline of Bavaria is buried. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Early History of the Holstege family
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Holstege Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Holst, van Holst, Holste, van Holste and others.
Early Notables of the Holstege family (pre 1700)
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Holstege migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Holstege Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- H. Holstege, who settled in America in 1866
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