100% Satisfaction Guarantee - no headaches!
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2016


 More

The surname Voigtlander was first found in Brandenburg, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation. They were first found in Hanover where they became nobles of the St Empire in December 1776.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Voigt, Voigtlander, Voigts, Woyte, Voyte, Voite, Voith, Voit, Woit and many more.


 More

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Voigtlander research. Another 241 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1697, 1791, and 1792 are included under the topic Early Voigtlander History in all our PDF Extended History products.

 More

Another 22 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Voigtlander Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

 More

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Voigtlander Settlers in United States in the 19th Century


  • Walter Voigtlander, who settled in Detroit in 1886

 More

Most Popular Family Crest Products
 
Voigtlander Armorial History With Coat of ArmsVoigtlander Armorial History With Coat of Arms
Voigtlander Coat of Arms & Surname History PackageVoigtlander Coat of Arms & Surname History Package
Voigtlander Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage SeriesVoigtlander Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage Series
Voigtlander Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chainVoigtlander Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chain
Voigtlander Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee MugVoigtlander Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee Mug
Voigtlander Armorial History with FrameVoigtlander Armorial History with Frame
Voigtlander Framed Surname History and Coat of ArmsVoigtlander Framed Surname History and Coat of Arms

 More

 More

  1. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  2. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
  3. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
  4. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
  5. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
  6. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
  7. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  8. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  9. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  10. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  11. ...

The Voigtlander Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Voigtlander 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 23 September 2010 at 15:38.

Sign Up

  

100% Satisfaction Guarantee - no headaches!