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Loehr Early Origins



The surname Loehr was first found in Hessen, where the name was closely identified in the early period of history with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout Europe. The name would later emerge as an influential noble family, having many distinguished branches, and well known for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.

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Loehr Spelling Variations


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Loehr Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Lohr, Löhr, Lohre, Lohrs, Lohres, Lohrr, Lohhr, Lohra, Loohr, Luher, Luhr and many more.

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Loehr Early History


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Loehr Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Loehr research. Another 130 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1521, 1728, 1772, and 1875 are included under the topic Early Loehr History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Loehr Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Loehr Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Loehr 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 were:

Loehr Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johann Daniel Loehr, who arrived in Frederick County, Maryland in 1744
  • Johann Christian Loehr, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1792
  • Michael Loehr, who arrived in Frederick County, Maryland in 1797
  • Frederick Loehr, who arrived in Frederick County, Maryland in 1797

Loehr Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Friederich Peter Loehr, aged 22, landed in Pennsylvania in 1806
  • Peter Jacob Loehr, aged 25, landed in Pennsylvania in 1806
  • Joseph Loehr, who landed in Indiana in 1851

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Contemporary Notables of the name Loehr (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Loehr (post 1700)



  • Arnold William Loehr (1886-1963), American-born, Canadian farmer and politician in Saskatchewan
  • Gustave Loehr (1864-1918), American co-founder of Rotary International in 1905
  • Max Loehr (1903-1988), German-born, American art historian and professor of Chinese art at Harvard University from 1960 to 1974
  • Bret James Loehr (b. 1993), American actor
  • Al Loehr, American Democratic politician
  • Gordon E. Loehr, American Democrat politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 6th District, 1982
  • Frederick A. Loehr, American politician, Socialist Labor Candidate for New York State Assembly from Kings County 14th District, 1900, 1901
  • Franklin D. Loehr, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948
  • Mrs. Doyle M. Loehr, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1952
  • August A. Loehr, American politician, Candidate for Minnesota State Senate 46th District, 1958
  • ... (Another 4 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
    2. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    3. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    4. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    5. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    6. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    7. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    8. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    9. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
    10. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
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    The Loehr Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Loehr 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 January 2016 at 09:32.

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