The German state of Silesia
is the glorious birthplace of the distinguished surname Rosing. In the medieval era, Germany
was fragmented and inhabited by numerous barbarian tribes, who fought amongst themselves for control of the land. The ancient dukedom of Silesia
derived its name from the Germanic tribe named the Silingers, who occupied Silesia
between the 2nd and 6th centuries.
Early Origins of the Rosing family
The surname Rosing was first found in Silesia
, where this family name became a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Always prominent in social affairs, the name became an integral part of that turbulent region as it emerged to form alliances with other families within the Feudal
System and the nation.
Early History of the Rosing family
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Rosing Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Rosen, Rosin, Rosing, Rossen, Rozen, Rozin, Roosen, Roesin, Roessen, Roezen, Roezin, Roesler, Roessler, Rosler, Roseler and many more.
Early Notables of the Rosing family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Rosing family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Rosing Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Matthas Rosing, who sailed to America in 1709
Contemporary Notables of the name Rosing (post 1700)
- Bodil Rosing (1877-1941), born Bodil Hammerich, a Danish-born, American film actress in the silent and sound eras
- Wayne Rosing (b. 1946), American engineering manager at Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC); he led the Apple Lisa project, the forerunner to the Macintosh
- Leonard A. Rosing, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1902 CITATION[CLOSE]
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- Vladimir Sergeyevich Rosing (1890-1963), aka Val Rosing, a Russian-born operatic tenor and stage director
- Val Rosing (1910-1969), British "Dance Hall" band singer
- Mia Rosing (b. 1983), Danish fashion model, known for her work with ELLE, Topmodel and Madame Figaro
- Linda Rosing (b. 1974), born Linda Gedin, Swedish glamour model and singer
- Boris Lvovich Rosing (1869-1933), Russian scientist and inventor in the field of television