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Rilling Early Origins



The surname Rilling was first found in Bavaria, where the name Riling was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

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Rilling Spelling Variations


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Rilling Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Riling, Rehling, Rehlen, Rehlingen, Relongue, Rehland, Rilling, Rilin and many more.

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Rilling Early History


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Rilling Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rilling research. Another 147 words (10 lines of text) covering the year 1819 is included under the topic Early Rilling History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rilling Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rilling Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Rilling 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 were:

Rilling Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Philipp Rilling, who arrived in Chile in 1928

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rilling (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Rilling (post 1700)



  • Harry Rilling, American politician 40th Mayor of Norwalk, Connecticut (2013-)
  • John S. Rilling (b. 1860), American Democrat politician, Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania, 1894; Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1896
  • Helmuth Rilling (b. 1933), German choral conductor and an academic teacher, founder of the Gächinger Kantorei (1954), the Bach-Collegium Stuttgart (1965), the Oregon Bach Festival (1970), the Internationale Bachakademie Stuttgart (1981)

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Rilling Family Crest Products


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Rilling Family Crest Products




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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    2. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    3. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
    4. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    5. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    6. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    7. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    8. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    9. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    10. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
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    The Rilling Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rilling 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 14 April 2016 at 07:49.

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