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Weigle Early Origins



The surname Weigle was first found in 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.

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Weigle Spelling Variations


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Weigle Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Weigel, Weigell, Weigle, Weigl, Weighel, Weighelt, Weigelt, Weigels, Weigele, Weigeler, Weigelsberg and many more.

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Weigle Early History


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Weigle Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Weigle research. Another 241 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1533, 1588, 1625, 1699, 1766, 1786, 1812, 1838, 1844, 1846, and 1849 are included under the topic Early Weigle History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Weigle Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Weigle Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notables of the period with the surname Weigle were Erhard Weigel (1625-1699), German mathematician, astronomer and philosopher; Valentin Weigel (1533-1588), from Saxony, who was a highly influential religious mystic and pastor. Joseph Weigl (1766-1846)...

Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Weigle 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:

Weigle Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Christr Weigle, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1764

Weigle Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Peter Weigle, who landed in Iowa in 1833
  • Ludwig Weigle landed in Philadelphia in 1840
  • Abraham Weigle, aged 35, landed in St Louis, Missouri in 1840

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Contemporary Notables of the name Weigle (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Weigle (post 1700)



  • George J. Weigle (b. 1871), American Republican politician, Druggist; Secretary-treasurer, American Malted Food Company; Member of Wisconsin State Senate 5th District, 1911-14
  • George J. Weigle, American member of the Wisconsin State Senate
  • Mark Weigle (b. 1967), American singer/songwriter
  • Douglas Kent Weigle (b. 1955), American ice dancer
  • Richard Weigle (b. 1912), prominent American educational administrator
  • Gottfried Weigle (1816-1855), German missionary to Karnataka
  • Jörg-Peter Weigle (b. 1953), German conductor and music professor
  • Jean-Jacques Weigle (1901-1968), Swiss molecular biologist

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    2. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
    3. 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).
    4. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    5. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
    6. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
    7. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    9. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    10. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
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    The Weigle Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Weigle 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 3 August 2016 at 16:24.

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