Early Origins of the Stolburg family
The surname Stolburg was first found in the region of Thuringia, north of Franconia, where the noble surname Stolberg was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. Originating from a long line of princes and counts, they declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. The name Stolberg, mentioned in records as early as 1213, belongs to one of the oldest German houses bearing the title of count, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
Early History of the Stolburg family
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Stolburg Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Stollberg, Stahlberg, Stolburg, Stolberger, Stollberger, Stollburger, Stolburger and many more.
Early Notables of the Stolburg family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Stolburg family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Andreas Stolberg, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1752 with his wife, Catharina, and their three children; Andrew Stollberger came to Pennsylvania in 1765.