Early Origins of the Rheinhold family
The surname Rheinhold was first found in Saxony
, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families of the region. Chronilces first mention meister Reynolt of Stralsburg in 1303 and Ernst Reinolt of Glatz in 1532. The oldest form of the name is "Reginold," which meant literally "clever in council." The ending -old changed to -hold during the 16th century. 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.
Early History of the Rheinhold family
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Rheinhold Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Reinhold, Reinholdt, Reinholt, Reinolt, Reinold, Reinolds, Rainolt, Rainold, Rheinhold, Rheinholdt, Rheinholt, Rhinehold, Rhineholdt, Rhinehold, Rinehold, Reinholtz and many more.
Early Notables of the Rheinhold family (pre 1700)
Prominent bearers of the family name Rheinhold at this time were Erasmus Reinhold (1511-1553), German astronomer and mathematician, eponym of the lunar crater; Henry Reinhold (1690-1751), German singer, reputed to be the son of the... Another 35 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Rheinhold Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Rheinhold family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Rheinhold Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Conrad Rheinhold, who settled in Philadelphia in 1878