× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2017


Rauer Early Origins



The surname Rauer was first found in Saxony, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.

Close

Rauer Spelling Variations


Expand

Rauer Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Rau, Raue, Rauer, Row and others.

Close

Rauer Early History


Expand

Rauer Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rauer research. Another 189 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1790, 1792, 1813, 1870, and 1876 are included under the topic Early Rauer History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Rauer Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Rauer Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 29 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Rauer Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

The Great Migration


Expand

The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Niclaus Rau, who came to New York in 1709; Jacob Rau came to Philadelphia in 1744; as did Johann Jacob Rau in 1752; and Maria Dorthea Rau in 1787; James Rau came to New Orleans in 1820.

Close

Contemporary Notables of the name Rauer (post 1700)


Expand

Contemporary Notables of the name Rauer (post 1700)



  • Rudolf "Rudi" Rauer (b. 1950), West German handball player at the 1976 Summer Olympics
  • Thomas Rauer (b. 1977), German former competitive ice dancer

Close

Rauer Family Crest Products


Expand

Rauer Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



    Other References

    1. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    2. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
    3. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    4. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    5. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
    6. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    7. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    9. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    10. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    11. ...

    The Rauer Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rauer 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 9 May 2013 at 08:15.

    Sign Up

      


    FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
    House of Names on Facebook
    Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
    Houseofnames on Pinterest