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Rothschild Early Origins



The surname Rothschild 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.

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Rothschild Spelling Variations


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Rothschild Spelling Variations



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.

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Rothschild Early History


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Rothschild Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rothschild research. Another 142 words (10 lines of text) covering the year 1715 is included under the topic Early Rothschild History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rothschild Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rothschild Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Rothschild 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:

Rothschild Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Caroline Rothschild, aged 26, arrived in New York, NY in 1848
  • Leopold Rothschild, aged 18, arrived in New York, NY in 1848
  • Ressa Rothschild, aged 34, landed in New York, NY in 1848
  • Samuel Rothschild, who arrived in New Jersey in 1854
  • Care Rothschild, aged 19, landed in New York in 1854
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Rothschild Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Max Rothschild, who arrived in Mississippi in 1901

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rothschild (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Rothschild (post 1700)



  • V. Henry II Rothschild (1908-1991), American Democrat politician, Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1956; Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 9th District, 1959
  • Samuel Rothschild (b. 1879), American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936
  • Matthew Rothschild, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004
  • Joseph Rothschild, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1916
  • Jonathan Rothschild, American politician, Mayor of Tucson, Arizona, 2013
  • Herb Rothschild, American Democrat politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 6th District, 1984
  • George W. Rothschild (1916-1996), American politician, Circuit Judge in Illinois, 1983-95
  • Beryl E. Rothschild (b. 1929), American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 11th District, 1992; Mayor of University Heights, Ohio, 2004; Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 2004
  • Meyer Amschel Rothschild (1743-1812), founder of the Rothschild family banking empire
  • Baron Philippe de Rothschild (1902-1988), French member of the Rothschild banking dynasty, Grand Prix race-car driver, screenwriter and playwright, theatrical producer, film producer, poet and vintner
  • ... (Another 8 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Rothschild Historic Events


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Rothschild Historic Events




RMS Titanic

  • Mrs. Elizabeth Jane Anne Rothschild, (née Barrett), aged 54, American First Class passenger from New York City, New York who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and survived the sinking escaping in life boat 6
  • Mr. Martin Rothschild (d. 1912), aged 46, American First Class passenger from New York City, New York who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and died in the sinking

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Journeys German Immigration, Settlement and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    4. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    5. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    6. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
    7. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    8. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
    9. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    10. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
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    The Rothschild Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rothschild 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.

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