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Seelhorst Early Origins



The surname Seelhorst was first found in Prussia, where the name emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.

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Seelhorst Spelling Variations


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Seelhorst Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Seelhorst, Selhorst, Zeelhorst, Zelhorst, Sehlhorst, Seilhorst, Sielhorst, Zielhorst, Zielhorst and many more.

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Seelhorst Early History


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Seelhorst Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Seelhorst research. Another 224 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1744, 1769, and 1844 are included under the topic Early Seelhorst History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Seelhorst Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Seelhorst Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Seelhorst 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:

Seelhorst Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Karl Von Seelhorst, who arrived in North America in 1776

Seelhorst Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Marg Seelhorst, who settled in Texas in 1853
  • M. Elis Seelhorst, who settled in America in 1853
  • Georg Seelhorst, who arrived in Baltimore in 1874
  • Henry Seelhorst, who settled in Allegheny Co. Pennsylvania in 1878
  • Henry Seelhorst, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1878
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Seelhorst (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Seelhorst (post 1700)



  • Gertrude Seelhorst, German actress

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Seelhorst Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    2. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    3. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    4. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
    5. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    6. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    7. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    8. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    9. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    10. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
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    The Seelhorst Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Seelhorst 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 19 September 2014 at 15:39.

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