Early Origins of the Weigl family
Silesia, where the name was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout European history. The name would later emerge as a noble family with great influence in northern Germany, and would become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.
Early History of the Weigl family
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Weigl Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Weigel, Weigell, Weigle, Weigl, Weighel, Weighelt, Weigelt, Weigels, Weigele, Weigeler, Weigelsberg and many more.
Early Notables of the Weigl family (pre 1700)
Saxony, who was a highly influential religious mystic and pastor. Joseph Weigl (1766-1846)...
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Migration of the Weigl family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Valentine Weigel, who came to America with his wife and four children in 1709. Martin Weigell arrived in Philadelphia in 1732; as did Torothea Weigell at the age of 20. Ludwig Weigle arrived in Philadelphia in 1840 and Johan Weighelt arrived in Pennsylvania in 1754..
Contemporary Notables of the name Weigl (post 1700)
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