Home   |   Customer Service   |   Site Map   |   Name Search   |   How To Buy

Shopping Cart
0 Items
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2015

Where did the German Steyer family come from? What is the German Steyer family crest and coat of arms? When did the Steyer family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Steyer family history?

 More

Spelling variations of this family name include: Stieber, Stiebar, Steyber, Steybar, Steuber, Steubar, Stiebel, Stiebal and many more.

First found in Austria, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.


 More

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Steyer research. Another 232 words(17 lines of text) covering the years 1757, 1795, and 1869 are included under the topic Early Steyer History in all our PDF Extended History products.

 More

More information is included under the topic Early Steyer Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

 More

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Steyer Settlers in United States in the 18th Century


  • Tobias, Steyer Sr., who landed in Pennsylvania in 1769

Steyer Settlers in United States in the 19th Century


  • Gustav Steyer, who arrived in New York, NY in 1851
  • Fritz Steyer, aged 15, who emigrated to the United States, in 1894

Steyer Settlers in United States in the 20th Century


  • Franz Steyer, who landed in Arkansas in 1906
  • Else Steyer, aged 30, who landed in America, in 1907
  • Franz Steyer, aged 54, who emigrated to America, in 1907
  • Franz Steyer, aged 0, who landed in America from Mor, Hungary, in 1907
  • Elsa Steyer, aged 25, who emigrated to the United States, in 1908


 More

  • Thomas "Tom" Fahr Steyer (b. 1957), American asset manager, philanthropist and environmentalist development banker
  • James "Jim" P. Steyer (b. 1956), American child advocate, civil rights attorney, professor and author
  • Wlodzimierz Steyer (1892-1957), Polish naval officer and a Counter Admiral of the Polish Navy


 More

Popular Family Crest Products
 
Steyer Armorial History With Coat of ArmsSteyer Armorial History With Coat of Arms
Steyer Coat of Arms & Surname History PackageSteyer Coat of Arms & Surname History Package
Steyer Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage SeriesSteyer Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage Series
Steyer Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chainSteyer Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chain
Steyer Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee MugSteyer Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee Mug
Steyer Armorial History with FrameSteyer Armorial History with Frame
Steyer Framed Surname History and Coat of ArmsSteyer Framed Surname History and Coat of Arms
More Family Crest Products
 More

 More

  1. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  2. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
  3. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
  4. 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).
  5. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
  6. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
  7. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  8. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
  9. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  10. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
  11. ...

The Steyer Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Steyer 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 7 March 2012 at 07:42.

Sign Up


FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more