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Rosenberger Early Origins



The surname Rosenberger was first found in Austria, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation and would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, with each playing a significant role in the local social and political affairs. Translated literally, the name means "rose hill."

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Rosenberger Spelling Variations


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Rosenberger Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Rosenberg, Roseberg, Roesberg, Rozeberg, Rozenberg, Rosenburg, Rosenburgh, Roseburg, Roesburg, Rozeburg, Rozenburg, Rozenberger, Rosinburg, Rosinburgh, Rozinburg, Rosenberger and many more.

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Rosenberger Early History


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Rosenberger Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rosenberger research. Another 364 words (26 lines of text) covering the years 1150, 1603, 1645, 1708, 1790, and 1801 are included under the topic Early Rosenberger History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rosenberger Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rosenberger Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Rosenberger 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:

Rosenberger Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johan Philip Rosenberger, who arrived in New York in 1709
  • Heinrich Rosenberger, who sailed to Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania in 1734
  • Erasmus Rosenberger, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1749
  • Johannes Rosenberger, who arrived in New York in 1793

Rosenberger Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Johann Rosenberger, aged 34, landed in North America in 1851
  • Gunter Karl Anton Rosenberger, who landed in America in 1854
  • Jos Rosenberger, who arrived in Buffalo, NY in 1854
  • John Rosenberger, who landed in St Clair County, Illinois in 1855
  • Adam Rosenberger, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1869
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Rosenberger Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Leopold Rosenberger, who landed in Arkansas in 1905

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rosenberger (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Rosenberger (post 1700)



  • James Rosenberger (1887-1946), U.S. Olympic Athlete, 1912 Summer Olympics
  • Homer Tope Rosenberger (b. 1908), prominent American historian and personnel training consultant. He was president of the Columbia Historical Society in Washington D. c., and director of the American Peace Society. He also organized the "Rose Hill" Seminars, and president of the Pennsylvania German Society (1957-1969)
  • Otto August Rosenberger (1800-1890), German astronomer, eponym of the Rosenberger lunar impact crater
  • Adolf Rosenberger (1900-1967), German businessman and race car driver
  • Chistine Rosenberger, Miss Minnesota USA 1987
  • Carol Rosenberger (b. 1940), Classical pianist

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Citations



    Other References

    1. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    2. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
    3. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    4. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    6. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    7. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    8. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    9. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    10. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
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    The Rosenberger Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rosenberger 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 10 December 2013 at 17:10.

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