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Steichen Early Origins



The surname Steichen was first found in Saxony, where the name could be considered to make a great early contribution to the feudal society. The name became prominent in local affairs and branched into many houses which played important roles in the tribal and national conflicts, each group seeking power and status in a fluctuating territorial profile.

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Steichen Spelling Variations


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Steichen Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Steuven, Stoeven, Steuben, Staeuber, Staiber, Steubing, Steube and many more.

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Steichen Early History


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Steichen Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Steichen research. Another 233 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1130, 1730, 1777, 1794, and 1836 are included under the topic Early Steichen History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Steichen Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Steichen Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent bearers of the family name Steichen at this time were Baron Friedrich Wilhelm Augustus Heinrich Ferdinand von Steuben (1730-1794), who was a famous German soldier from Magdeburg, Prussia. He became grand-marshal at the court of the Prince of Hollenzollern, and then at the court of the Margrave of Baden. In...

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

Steichen Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Henry Steichen, who arrived in New York, NY in 1888

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Contemporary Notables of the name Steichen (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Steichen (post 1700)



  • Edward Steichen (1879-1973), German-born, American photographer, painter, art gallery and museum curator and recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom
  • Clement J. Steichen, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1956

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See Also


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Citations



    Other References

    1. 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).
    2. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    3. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    4. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    5. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    6. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
    7. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    8. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    9. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    10. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    11. ...

    The Steichen Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Steichen 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 November 2016 at 14:24.

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