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Schweigert Early Origins



The surname Schweigert 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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Schweigert Spelling Variations


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Schweigert Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Schwegel, Schwigel, Schweigel, Schweickel, Schweingel and many more.

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Schweigert Early History


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Schweigert Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Schweigert research. Another 175 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1870, 1875, and 1876 are included under the topic Early Schweigert History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Schweigert Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Schweigert Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Schweigert 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:

Schweigert Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Christian Schweigert, who came to Georgia in 1734
  • Geo Conrad Schweigert, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1751
  • Jacob Schweigert, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1751
  • Samuel Schweigert, who arrived in America in 1751
  • Johann Peter Schweigert, who landed in America in 1783

Schweigert Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Georg Adam Schweigert, aged 25, arrived in New York, NY in 1848
  • Heinrich Schweigert, who landed in America in 1854
  • Eva Rosina Schweigert, who arrived in America in 1854

Schweigert Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century

  • Christian Schweigert, aged 42, landed in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1902
  • Emilia Schweigert, aged 4, arrived in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1902
  • Emmanuel Schweigert, who landed in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1902
  • Ida Schweigert, aged 10, arrived in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1902
  • Jacob Schweigert, aged 2, arrived in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1902
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Schweigert (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Schweigert (post 1700)



  • Thomas F. Schweigert (1917-2001), American Republican politician, Member of Michigan State Senate, 1961-70
  • Mrs. Thomas Schweigert, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1960
  • Thomas F. Schweigert (1917-2001), American Republican politician, Member of the Michigan Senate (1961-1970)
  • Kyle Frederick "Bubba" Schweigert (b. 1962), American head football coach at the University of North Dakota
  • Stuart Schweigert (b. 1981), former American football safety who played from 2004 to 2012

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    2. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    3. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    4. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    6. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    7. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
    8. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    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. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
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    The Schweigert Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Schweigert 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 13 October 2015 at 11:38.

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