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Meyerhoffer Early Origins



The surname Meyerhoffer 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.

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Meyerhoffer Spelling Variations


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Meyerhoffer Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Mayerhoff, Mayerhoffer, Mayerhoffen, Mayerhofen, Meyerhofen and many more.

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Meyerhoffer Early History


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Meyerhoffer Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Meyerhoffer research. Another 198 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1482, 1674, 1696, and 1850 are included under the topic Early Meyerhoffer History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Meyerhoffer Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Meyerhoffer Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Meyerhoffer 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:

Meyerhoffer Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Hans Heinrich Meyerhoffer, who came to Georgia sometime between 1733 and 1783
  • Anna Meyerhoffer, who came to Carolina or Pennsylvania in 1743
  • Hans Ulrich Meyerhoffer, who settled in Carolina or Pennsylvania in 1743
  • Abraham Meyerhoffer, who settled in Carolina or Pennsylvania in 1743
  • Elizabeth Meyerhoffer, who came to Carolina in 1743
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Meyerhoffer Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    2. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Journeys German Immigration, Settlement and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    3. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    4. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    5. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    6. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    7. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
    8. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    9. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    10. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
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    The Meyerhoffer Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Meyerhoffer 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 20 April 2014 at 22:38.

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