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Wegener Early Origins




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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Wegener Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Andrews Wegener, aged 45, landed in Pennsylvania in 1733
  • Christoph Wegener, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1753
  • Conrad Wegener, who landed in America in 1777-1783
  • Carl Wegener, who arrived in America in 1780
  • Caspar Wegener, who landed in America in 1783

Wegener Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Johann Ignatz Wegener, who landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1808
  • Adolphine Wegener, aged 49, arrived in America in 1842
  • Fried Wegener, aged 25, landed in New Orleans, La in 1845
  • Johanna Wegener, who arrived in America in 1846
  • Gerh Heinr Wegener, who arrived in Cincinnati, Oh in 1847
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Wegener Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Wilhelm Wegener, aged 38, a farmer, arrived in South Australia in 1847 aboard the ship "Hermann von Beckerath" [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) HERMANN VON BECKERATH 1847. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1847HermanVonBeckerath.htm

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Contemporary Notables of the name Wegener (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Wegener (post 1700)



  • Otto Wegener, American politician, Social Democratic Candidate for New York State Senate 2nd District, 1904; Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1908
  • Emil F. Wegener, American politician, Socialist Labor Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1904
  • Alfred W. Wegener, American politician, Socialist Labor Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1974; Member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1977
  • Alexander H. F. Wegener, American politician, Candidate in primary for Mayor of Bay City, Michigan, 1933
  • Mike Wegener (b. 1946), American Major League Baseball pitcher
  • Wolfgang Wegener (1875-1956), German admiral and naval historian
  • Paul Wegener (1874-1948), German actor and film director
  • Gerda Wegener (1886-1940), Danish illustrator
  • Friedrich Wegener (1907-1990), German pathologist
  • Alfred Lothar Wegener (1880-1930), German meteorologist

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Citations


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  1. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) HERMANN VON BECKERATH 1847. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1847HermanVonBeckerath.htm

Other References

  1. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  2. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
  3. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
  4. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
  5. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
  6. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  7. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  8. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
  9. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
  10. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
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The Wegener Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Wegener 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.

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