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The roots of the German surname Mielke can be traced to the northern region of Schleswig-Holstein. The name is derived from the personal name Miel, a diminutive of the name Aemilius, and means "son of Miel."

Mielke Early Origins



The surname Mielke was first found in Rostock, where the name is believed to have first emerged. The earliest known instance of the name occurred in 1292, when Milike was a resident of Rostock. The Mielke family was instrumental during the early Middle Ages as the history of Schleswig-Holstein unfolded.

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Mielke Spelling Variations


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Mielke Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Mielke, Milike, Miehlke, Mielck, Mileko and others.

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Mielke Early History


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Mielke Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Mielke research. Another 126 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1292, 1300, 1822, and 1856 are included under the topic Early Mielke History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Mielke Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Mielke Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 20 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Mielke 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:

Mielke Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Valeska Mielke, aged 23, arrived in New York, NY in 1893

Mielke Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • William Mielke, aged 24, landed in Quebec in 1868

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Contemporary Notables of the name Mielke (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Mielke (post 1700)



  • Gary Roger Mielke (b. 1963), American retired pitcher in Major League Baseball
  • Janet Soergel Mielke, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Wisconsin State Assembly 47th District, 1974
  • Fred Mielke, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1952
  • Günter Mielke (1942-2010), German long-distance runner
  • Marcus Mielke (b. 1975), German medal-winning rower
  • Bejamin Mielke (b. 1981), German bobsledder
  • Otto Mielke (1906-1958), well-known German writer

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    2. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    3. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    4. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    5. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    6. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    7. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    8. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
    9. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    10. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
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    The Mielke Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Mielke 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 7 May 2016 at 14:12.

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