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The roots of the distinguished German surname Stegeman lie in the former duchy of Swabia, where the name is believed to have first emerged. The name is derived from the Old High German word "steg," meaning "footpath" or "footbridge." It is likely that the name was originally borne by someone living near a narrow pathway or a small bridge.

Stegeman Early Origins



The surname Stegeman was first found in the duchy of Swabia, where it is believed to have first emerged. The earliest known bearer of the name was Walther Stagemann, who was living in the village of Gollsdorf in 1280. The young Stegeman family played an important role during this period, and contributed greatly to the development of medieval Swabian society.

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Stegeman Spelling Variations


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Stegeman Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Stegmann, Steggmann, Stegman, Steggman, Stegeman, Stegemann, Stegelmann, Stegmaier, Stegmüller, Stegmueller, Steggeman and many more.

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Stegeman Early History


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Stegeman Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Stegeman research. Another 185 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1280, 1287, 1444, 1780, 1788, 1813, and 1891 are included under the topic Early Stegeman History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Stegeman Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Stegeman Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Stegeman 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:

Stegeman Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Albert Stegeman, aged 18, arrived in New York, NY in 1846
  • Fennigje Stegeman, aged 24, landed in New York, NY in 1846
  • Gerrit Jan Stegeman, aged 14, arrived in New York, NY in 1846
  • Hendrikje Stegeman, aged 20, landed in New York, NY in 1846
  • Hendrikje Dunnewind Stegeman, aged 52, arrived in New York, NY in 1846
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Stegeman (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Stegeman (post 1700)



  • Herman James Stegeman (1891-1939), American college football player and coach, eponym of Stegeman Coliseum
  • John D. Stegeman, American politician, Socialist Labor Candidate for New York State Assembly, 1900, 1903
  • Frank B. Stegeman, American politician, Mayor of Fort Thomas, Kentucky, 1950-61

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    2. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    3. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    4. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Journeys German Immigration, Settlement and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    5. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    7. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    8. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    9. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    10. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    11. ...

    The Stegeman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Stegeman 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 21 October 2015 at 11:39.

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