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Steinhoff Early Origins



The surname Steinhoff was first found in Brabant region, bordering on the Netherlands, where the name Steinhaus emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century this noble surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the German nation.

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Steinhoff Spelling Variations


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Steinhoff Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Steinhaus, Steinhauser, Steinhausen, Steinhaur, Steinhauer, Steinhard, Stainhaus, Steinhoff, Steinhof, Steinhoefer and many more.

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Steinhoff Early History


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Steinhoff Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Steinhoff research. Another 245 words (18 lines of text) covering the years 165 and 1653 are included under the topic Early Steinhoff History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Steinhoff Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Steinhoff Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 19 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Steinhoff 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:

Steinhoff Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johann Steinhoff came to America in 1778
  • Johann Steinhoff, who arrived in America in 1778

Steinhoff Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Franzisca Steinhoff, who landed in North America in 1832-1849
  • Joh Heinr Steinhoff, aged 49, landed in America in 1836
  • Friederich Steinhoff came to New Orleans in 1838
  • Friedrich Steinhoff, aged 32, arrived in New Orleans, La in 1848
  • Lincoln Steinhoff settled in Arkansas in 1889
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Steinhoff (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Steinhoff (post 1700)



  • John Steinhoff (b. 1942), American physicist, known for his work in the computational fluid dynamics field
  • Otto C. Steinhoff, American politician, Socialist Labor Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 12th District, 1902
  • Ernst August Wilhelm Steinhoff (1908-1987), German ocket scientist, recipient of the Decoration for Exceptional Civilian Service (1958 ) in America
  • Karl Steinhoff (1892-1981), Minister-President of the German state of Brandenburg
  • Hans Steinhoff (1882-1945), German film director
  • Johannes "Macki" Steinhoff (1913-1994), German Luftwaffe fighter ace of World War II, recipient of the Oak Leaves and Swords to the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    2. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    3. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    4. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    5. 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).
    6. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    7. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
    8. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    9. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    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 Steinhoff Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Steinhoff 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 14 May 2016 at 14:36.

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