Riffel History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Riffel family
The surname Riffel was first found in Savoy (French: Savoie) in the Rhône-Alpes region of the French Alps, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of the Chambery and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
Early History of the Riffel family
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Riffel Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Riff, Riffe, Rife, Rif and others.
Early Notables of the Riffel family (pre 1700)
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