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Richburg Early Origins



The surname Richburg was first found in Prussia and Denmark, where the name emerged in medieval 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. Bad Rehburg is a village in the borough of Rehburg-Loccum in Lower Saxony and is a former spa resort in the Rehburg Hills range. Rehburg-Loccum is a town in the district of Nienburg of Lower Saxony.

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Richburg Spelling Variations


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Richburg Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Reberg, Reburg, Rhberg, Rehburg, Reiberg, Reiburg, Rechberg, Rechburg, Rechburger and many more.

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Richburg Early History


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Richburg Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Richburg research. Another 283 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1652 and 1626 are included under the topic Early Richburg History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Richburg Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Richburg Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Richburg 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 or some of its variants were: George Reberg, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1753; Sophia Reberg, age 6, and Gerhard Reberg, age 2, who arrived at Baltimore in 1832; Valentine, Reberger Jr., who arrived in Baltimore in 1848.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Richburg (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Richburg (post 1700)



  • Weston Blaine Richburg (b. 1991), American NFL football center for the New York Giants
  • Keith Richburg, American journalist, foreign correspondent for The Washington Post (1986-2005), author of Out of America, Resident Fellow at the Harvard Institute of Politics
  • James Richburg, American poker player from Long Beach, California

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    2. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
    3. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    4. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    5. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    6. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    7. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
    8. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    9. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    10. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
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    The Richburg Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Richburg 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 25 November 2014 at 08:06.

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