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Origins Available: German, Jewish


The surname Rottenberg is a habitation name, from the broad category of hereditary surnames, which are derived from place names. In this case, the surname Rottenberg is derived from any of a number of places so called in Germany. The name Rottenberg derives from the Yiddish royt, which means red, and the German word berg, which means hill. This was an ornamental surname for someone who lived near the red hill.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rottenberg (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Rottenberg (post 1700)



  • Dan Rottenberg (b. 1942), American author, editor and journalist, best known for his book Death of a Gunfighter (2008)
  • Linda Rottenberg, American lawyer and businesswoman, CEO and Co-founder of Endeavor
  • Ernest Rottenberg, American politician, Candidate for Mayor of Attleboro, Massachusetts, 1953 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 10) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Anda Rottenberg (b. 1944), Polish art historian, art critic, writer, former director of the Zacharta National Gallery of Art
  • Felix Rottenberg (b. 1957), Dutch politician and former chair of the Labour Party
  • Ludwig Rottenberg (1865-1932), Austrian/German composer and conductor
  • Silke Rottenberg (b. 1972), former German football goalkeeper

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  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 10) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  2. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
  3. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
  4. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
  5. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
  6. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  7. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
  8. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
  9. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  10. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
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The Rottenberg Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rottenberg 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 November 2015 at 09:01.

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