, 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. Frederick Schomberg accompanied William III to
in 1688 and ultimately created the Duke of Schomnberg there.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Schommer research.Another 142 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1615, 1690, 1615, 1582, 1616, 1689, 1645, 1693, 1693, 1641, 1719, 1690 and 1761 are included under the topic Early Schommer History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Schomburg, Schomberg, Schomar, Schonerg, Schonberg, Schombergh, Scombergh, Von Schomberg and many more.
Prominent among members of the name Schommer in this period include Frederick Herman Schomberg, Duke of Schomberg (1615-1690), born at Heidelberg towards the end of December 1615, was only son of Hans Meinhard von Schönberg (1582-1616.)
"The castle of Schönberg, of which the picturesque and extensive ruins, situated on the left bank of the Rhine, above Oberwesel, still attract attention, was finally dismantled by the French in 1689." CITATION[CLOSE]
Smith, George (ed), Dictionary of National Biography. London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1885-1900. Print
Charles Schomberg, 2nd Duke of Schomberg (1645-1693), was a Brandenburg-born, general... Another 77 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Schommer Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.