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Schoenberger History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The surname Schoenberger is a toponymic local name; it is derived from a feature of the physical geography where the original bearer lived or held land. In this case it is derived from the German words schoene, which means beautiful, and berg, which means hill.

Early Origins of the Schoenberger family


The surname Schoenberger was first found in Saxony, where the name was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout European history. The name, associated with one of the oldest German dynasties, has been traced back to the thirteenth century when they had their ancestral seat at the castle Roth-Schoenberg. They would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.

Early History of the Schoenberger family


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Schoenberger Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Schoenburger, Schoenburg, Schoenenburg, Schonburg and many more.

Early Notables of the Schoenberger family (pre 1700)


Prominent bearers of the family name Schoenberger at this time were the famous Count Friedrich von Schoenberg (1615-1690), also known as "Schomberg", who, among his many tiles, was Count von Mertola...
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Migration of the Schoenberger family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Schoenberger Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Philip Schoenberger, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1762 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Johann Schoenberger, who arrived in Long Island in 1781 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • John L Schoenberger, who landed in America in 1789 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Schoenberger Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Jacob Schoenberger, who settled in Texas in 1845
  • Joseph Schoenberger, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1875 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Elizabetha Schaefer Schoenberger, who landed in Kansas in 1876 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Joseph Schoenberger, who settled in New York in 1882
  • Charlotte Schoenberger, aged 25, who emigrated to the United States from Bremen, Germany, in 1893

Schoenberger Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Josef Schoenberger, aged 69, who emigrated to the United States, in 1908
  • Hermin Schoenberger, aged 27, who emigrated to the United States from Neuzewclich, Hungary, in 1914
  • Alexander Schoenberger, aged 24, who emigrated to America from Marovianj, Czechoslovakia, in 1922
  • Auguste Schoenberger, aged 50, who landed in America from Elberfeld, Germany, in 1922
  • Emil Schoenberger, aged 43, who landed in America from Frankfurt, Germany, in 1923
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Schoenberger Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Johann Schoenberger, who arrived in Canada at the age of 25 in 1783

Contemporary Notables of the name Schoenberger (post 1700)


  • Maralyn M. Schoenberger, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 2000 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 22) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Georg Schoenberger (1911-1943), German Obersturmbannführer in the Waffen-SS, recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross
  • Sandro Schoenberger (b. 1987), German professional ice hockey player
  • Thomas Schoenberger (b. 1986), Austrian professional association football player
  • Alan Schoenberger (b. 1989), Australian infielder

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 22) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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