× 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


The roots of the German surname Rempen lie in the former duchy of Silesia, now part of Poland. The name means, simply, "son of Rempel," and was a popular first name in Silesia during the Middle Ages.

Rempen Early Origins



The surname Rempen was first found in Silesia, where it first emerged as a personal name. The first recorded bearer of Rempen as a first name was Rempel v. Nymancz, who lived in Glatz in 1350. The first instance of Rempen as a surname occurred in Breslau, where Matern Rempel was living in 1347. The young Rempen family was instrumental during these early times, playing an important role in the development of medieval German society.

Close

Rempen Spelling Variations


Expand

Rempen Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Rempel, Remple, Remplin, Remp, Rempe and others.

Close

Rempen Early History


Expand

Rempen Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rempen research. Another 223 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1347, 1815, 1868 and 1856 are included under the topic Early Rempen History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Rempen Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Rempen Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Rempen 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: Ferdinand F. Rempel, who was naturalized in Ohio in 1845; Heinrich Rempel, who sailed from Bremen to New York in 1866; Abraham Rempel, a Mennonite who immigrated to Manitoba in 1875.

Close

Rempen Family Crest Products


Expand

Rempen Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



    Other References

    1. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    2. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    3. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    4. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
    5. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    6. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
    7. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    8. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. 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. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    11. ...

    The Rempen Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rempen 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 30 July 2013 at 14:58.

    Sign Up

      


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