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Pfaffenberger Early Origins



The surname Pfaffenberger was first found in Austria, 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. 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.

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Pfaffenberger Spelling Variations


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Pfaffenberger Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Pfaffenberger, Pfafenberger, Pfaffenberg, Pfannenberg, Pfannenberger, Pfeffenberger and many more.

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Pfaffenberger Early History


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Pfaffenberger Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Pfaffenberger research. Another 143 words (10 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Pfaffenberger History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Pfaffenberger Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Pfaffenberger Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Pfaffenberger Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Adam Pfaffenberger, who immigrated to Philadelphia in 1733
  • Georg, Pfaffenberger Jr., who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1733

Pfaffenberger Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Pfaffenberger, who applied for naturalization in Indiana in 1843

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Contemporary Notables of the name Pfaffenberger (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Pfaffenberger (post 1700)



  • Bryan Pfaffenberger, American anthropologist and author at the University of Virginia, Department of Science, Technology, & Society
  • Edna L. Pfaffenberger, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1972
  • Hans Pfaffenberger (1922-2012), German psychologist and social work researcher

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
    2. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    3. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
    4. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2000. Print. (ISBN 978-0806303024).
    5. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
    6. 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).
    7. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    8. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    9. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    10. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
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    The Pfaffenberger Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Pfaffenberger 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 16 March 2016 at 14:02.

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