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Waldstein Early Origins



The surname Waldstein was first found in Austria, where the name Waldstein 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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Waldstein Spelling Variations


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Waldstein Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Waldstein, Waldsttein, Waldsteins, Walldstein, Walsteines, Waldsteinn, Waldsteinne, Waldsteine, Waldstien, Walstiens, Waldestein and many more.

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Waldstein Early History


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Waldstein Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Waldstein research. Another 207 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 162 and 1628 are included under the topic Early Waldstein History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Waldstein Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Waldstein Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Waldstein Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Waldstein Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Bernhard Waldstein, who came to New York in 1883
  • William Waldstein, who was naturalized in Dallas, Texas in 1887

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Contemporary Notables of the name Waldstein (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Waldstein (post 1700)



  • Arne Waldstein, American Republican politician, Member of Iowa State Senate 5th District; Elected 1982

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Waldstein Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    2. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    3. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    4. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
    5. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    6. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    7. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    8. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    9. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    10. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
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    The Waldstein Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Waldstein 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 28 October 2015 at 09:11.

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