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The surname Sigmund was originally a German personal name, most commonly found under the form "Sigismund" in the Middle Ages. The name is derived from the German word "sieg," meaning "victory," and the Old High German word "munt," meaning "protection."

Sigmund Early Origins



The surname Sigmund was first found in various regions of Germany, where several different versions of the name emerged independently. For example, the variants "Simond" and "Simonds" were common in the Rhineland, and "Segemund" or "Seemund" were often found in the northern regions of Germany. Every branch of the Sigmund family was instrumental during these early times, each playing a major role in the development of the society of their particular region. The name was derived from a personal name composed of the elements "sigi" meaning "victory" and "mund" meaning "protection."

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Sigmund Spelling Variations


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Sigmund Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Sigmund, Siegmund, Sigismund, Seemond, Seemund, Segemund, Siemund, Symunt and many more.

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Sigmund Early History


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Sigmund Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sigmund research. Another 147 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1688, 1741, and 1784 are included under the topic Early Sigmund History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Sigmund Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Sigmund Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 24 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Sigmund 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:

Sigmund Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johannes Sigmund, who arrived in New York in 1709
  • Bernhardt Sigmund, who arrived in America in 1730
  • Valentine Sigmund, aged 22, landed in Pennsylvania in 1731

Sigmund Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Christian Sigmund, who landed in Maryland in 1839
  • Godleib Sigmund, who arrived in Maryland in 1839
  • Joh Sigmund, who landed in Texas in 1846
  • Ludwig Sigmund, who arrived in Texas in 1846
  • Adolf Sigmund, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1876
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Sigmund (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Sigmund (post 1700)



  • Rudolf Sigmund (b. 1903), Austrian city council member
  • Berta Sigmund (b. 1886), well-known violinist

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
    2. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    3. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    4. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
    5. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    6. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    7. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    8. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    9. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    10. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
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    The Sigmund Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Sigmund 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 23 September 2010 at 15:40.

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