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Rupert Early Origins



The surname Rupert was first found in Bavaria, 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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Rupert Spelling Variations


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Rupert Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Ruppert, Rupprecht, Ruppert, Ruperecht, Ruprecht and many more.

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Rupert Early History


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Rupert Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rupert research. Another 172 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1601, 1790, and 1871 are included under the topic Early Rupert History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rupert Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rupert Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Rupert 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:

Rupert Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Rudolph Rupert, who arrived in New York in 1709
  • Anna Barbara Rupert, aged 24, arrived in Pennsylvania in 1731
  • Johan Adam Rupert, aged 25, arrived in Pennsylvania in 1731
  • Caspar Rupert, aged 29, landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1741
  • Geo Karl Rupert, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1749
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Rupert Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Mr. Adam Rupert U.E., (Ruport) from Tryon, New York, USA who settled in Osnabruck [South Stormont], Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario c. 1784 married with 9 children [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  • Mr. Christopher Rupert U.E. who settled in Saint John, New Brunswick c. 1784 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  • Mr. Francis Rupert U.E., (Ruport) (b. 1759) from Tryon, New York, USA who settled in Osnabruck [South Stormont], Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario c. 1784 married to Elizabeth Coghnet in 1794, he died in 1826 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  • Mr. John Rupert U.E., (Ruport) (b. 1766) from Tryon, New York, USA who settled in Osnabruck [South Stormont], Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario c. 1784 married to Margaret Campbell, he died in 1850 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  • Mr. Peter Rupert U.E., (Ruport) (b. 1764) born in Stone Arabia, New York, USA from Tryon, New York, USA who settled in Osnabruck [South Stormont], Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario c. 1784 married to Elizabeth Helmer in 1793, died in 1844 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rupert (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Rupert (post 1700)



  • Michael John Rupert (b. 1951), American actor, singer, director and composer
  • Seth P. Rupert, American Republican politician, Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1907
  • Nathalie Rupert, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1972
  • John Rupert, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1952
  • James Rupert, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1952, 1960
  • H. W. Rupert, American politician, Burgess of Brackenridge, Pennsylvania, 1929
  • Emerson Rupert, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Senator from Florida, 1962; Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1964
  • Rona Rupert (1934-1995), South African author
  • Franke Rupert (1888-1971), Austrian graphic artist and engraver
  • John Rupert Firth (1890-1960), English linguist
  • ... (Another 1 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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  1. ^ Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

Other References

  1. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  2. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
  3. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
  4. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
  5. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
  6. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  7. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
  8. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  9. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  10. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
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The Rupert Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rupert 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 6 April 2016 at 16:06.

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