Tobler History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Tobler family
The surname Tobler was first found in Pomerania, where the name was an integral part of the feudal society which would shape modern European history. Many prominent branches of the family would strive to make this name renowned as they contributed to the social, economic and political affairs of the region. The name originated around the Pomeranian town of Dobberphul. In Middle High German, the word "dobr" meant "good."
Early History of the Tobler family
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Tobler Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Doberman, Dobelman, Dobleman, Dobermen, Dobermann, Dobberman, Dobbermann, Dubbermann, Dubberman, Tobelmann, Tobleman, Tobermen, Tobermann, Tobberman, Tobbermann, Tubbermann and many more.
Early Notables of the Tobler family (pre 1700)
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Tobler migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Tobler Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Johannes Tobler, who arrived in South Carolina in 1736 
- Anna Tobler, who arrived in Carolina in 1743 
- Elsbeth Tobler, who arrived in Carolina in 1743 
Tobler Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- John Tobler, who landed in Mississippi in 1856 
- M Tobler, who arrived in Kentucky in 1882 
- Georg Tobler, who landed in Kentucky in 1882 
Tobler Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Charles Tobler, who landed in Alabama in 1913 
Contemporary Notables of the name Tobler (post 1700) +
- Theodor Tobler, German candy maker who created the Toblerone candy bar and patented the manufacturing process in 1906
Related Stories +
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)