Early Origins of the Rothenstein family
The surname Rothenstein was first found in Brunswick, where the name 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.
Early History of the Rothenstein family
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Rothenstein Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Rothstein, Rothenstein, Rothmaler, Rothenmaler, Roddenstein, Rodenmaler, Rodstein, Rotstein, Rochstein, Roytenstein, Roitenstein, Roitstein, Rojtenstein, Reitenstein, Ruttenstein, Ruthstein, Routenstein and many more.
Early Notables of the Rothenstein family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Rothenstein family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: G. Rothstein, who arrived at the port of Baltimore in 1834; William Rothstein, who arrived in New York from Bremen in 1853; Axel Victor Rothstein, who arrived in California in 1851.
Contemporary Notables of the name Rothenstein (post 1700)
- John Knewstub Maurice Rothenstein (b. 1901), English art historian
- Sir William Rothenstein (1872-1945), English painter