, 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.
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of this family name include: Strassen, Strassern, Strasen, Vorderstrasser, Vorderstrassen, Vorderstrasse, Strasser and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Peter Strasser, who emigrated from Schaffhausen to South Carolina with his wife and children in 1738; Margretha Carolina E. Strasern, who settled in Philadelphia in 1795.