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Shiller Early Origins



The surname Shiller was first found in Wuerttemberg, where the name was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout European history. The name 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.

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Shiller Spelling Variations


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Shiller Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Schiller, Schillers, Schilers and others.

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Shiller Early History


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Shiller Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Shiller research. Another 215 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1580, 1601, 1627, and 1802 are included under the topic Early Shiller History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Shiller Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Shiller Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 50 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Shiller 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:

Shiller Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Godfrit Shiller, aged 24, landed in Pennsylvania in 1742
  • Jacob Shiller, aged 42, arrived in Pennsylvania in 1742

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Contemporary Notables of the name Shiller (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Shiller (post 1700)



  • Robert James "Bob" Shiller (b. 1946), American economist, academic, and best-selling author, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Economics (2013)

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Shiller Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    2. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    3. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. 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. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    6. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    8. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    9. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2000. Print. (ISBN 978-0806303024).
    10. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
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    The Shiller Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Shiller 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 15 October 2013 at 11:15.

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