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Rosenau Early Origins



The surname Rosenau was first found in Westphalia, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families in the western region. From the 13th century onwards the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.

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Rosenau Spelling Variations


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Rosenau Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Rosenau, Rozenau, Roysenau, Rosinau, Roizenau, Rosnau, Roznau and many more.

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Rosenau Early History


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Rosenau Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rosenau research. Another 107 words (8 lines of text) covering the year 1825 is included under the topic Early Rosenau History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rosenau Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rosenau Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Rosenau 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:

Rosenau Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Carl Rosenau, aged 23, who landed in America, in 1895
  • Martha Rosenau, aged 19, who emigrated to the United States, in 1895
  • Leo Rosenau, aged 25, who landed in America, in 1896
  • Yulianna Rosenau, aged 23, who settled in America from Tarsitino, in 1898

Rosenau Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • J.H. Rosenau, aged 45, who emigrated to America, in 1905
  • Paula Rosenau, aged 20, who settled in America from Neustadt, Germany, in 1908
  • Siegfried Rosenau, aged 25, who landed in America from Augsburg, Germany, in 1910
  • Max Rosenau, aged 38, who landed in America from Frankfurt, Germany, in 1911
  • Hugo Rosenau, aged 35, who emigrated to the United States from Frankfort, Germany, in 1913
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rosenau (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Rosenau (post 1700)



  • James N. Rosenau (1924-2011), American political scientist and international affairs scholar, President of the International Studies Association (1984 to 1985)
  • Lorenz Scholz von Rosenau (1552-1599), German botanist and physician
  • William Paul Rosenau (b. 1961), Canadian urban planner and landscape architect from Edmonton, Alberta, best known for his Whistler 2010 Olympic Games Athletes Village Master Plan

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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    2. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    3. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    4. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
    5. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    6. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    7. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    8. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    9. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    10. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
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    The Rosenau Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rosenau 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 19 October 2012 at 08:39.

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