Kirchberger History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Kirchberger family

The surname Kirchberger was first found in Austria, where the name Kirchberg 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.

Early History of the Kirchberger family

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Kirchberger Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Kirchberg, Kirchberger, Kirchburg, Kirchenberg, Kirchenberger, Kirchbaur, Kirchbauer, Kirchbach and many more.

Early Notables of the Kirchberger family (pre 1700)

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United States Kirchberger migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Kirchberger Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Theres Kirchberger, who arrived in New York, NY in 1850 [1]
  • Heimann Kirchberger, who landed in America in 1853 [1]
  • Sebastian Kirchberger, who arrived in St Clair County, Illinois in 1858 [1]
  • Josef Kirchberger, who traveled from Bremen to New York in 1861
  • Stephan Kirchberger, who emigrated from Bavaria to Albany, New York in 1870
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Contemporary Notables of the name Kirchberger (post 1700) +

  • William F. Kirchberger, American Democratic Party politician, Member of Connecticut State House of Representatives from Morris; Elected 1902; Defeated, 1904, 1926 [2]
  • Charles R. Kirchberger, American Democratic Party politician, Member of Connecticut State House of Representatives from Morris, 1939-40 [2]


  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. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 27) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html


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