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Sievert Early Origins



The surname Sievert was first found in northern Germany, in particular Hamburg and Pomerania, where the name gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society in this region. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches in the eastern Baltic, elevating their social status by their great contributions to society through the military and civil services.

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Sievert Spelling Variations


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Sievert Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Sievers, Siever, Sievert, Sivrit, Sievertsen, Siver, Sivers, Sivert, Siefert, Siffert, Siefers, Sieverling (Westphalia), Siewer, Siewers and many more.

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Sievert Early History


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Sievert Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sievert research. Another 399 words (28 lines of text) covering the years 1745, 1760, 1710, 1768, 1586 and 1666 are included under the topic Early Sievert History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Sievert Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Sievert Early Notables (pre 1700)



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

Sievert Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Casper Ludwig Sievert, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1753
  • Johan Henrich Sievert, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1753
  • Caspar Ludwig Sievert arrived in Philadelphia in 1753

Sievert Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Ludwig Sievert, aged 14, landed in New York in 1850
  • Maria Sievert, aged 17, arrived in New York in 1850
  • Mina Sievert, who landed in New York in 1850
  • Sophia Sievert, aged 20, arrived in New York in 1850
  • Dorothea Sievert, aged 22, arrived in New York in 1850
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Sievert (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Sievert (post 1700)



  • Henry J. Sievert, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1904
  • Thomas Sievert (b. 1934), German architect and urban planner
  • Hans Heinrich Sievert (1909-1963), German Olympic gold medalist decathlete at the 1934 European Games
  • José Joaquín Chaverri Sievert (b. 1949), Costa Rican diplomat
  • Professor Rolf Maximilian Sievert (1896-1966), Swedish medical physicist

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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. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
    3. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    4. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    5. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    6. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    7. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    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. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    11. ...

    The Sievert Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Sievert 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 25 October 2016 at 16:05.

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