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Origin, Meaning, Family History and Biberstein Coat of Arms and Family Crest

More common variations are: Bieberstein, Biberstine, Beberstein, Biberstain, Biberstien, Biebersteni, Beeberstein, Biberston, Bibiersitine, Boberstine. The surname Biberstein first appeared in Wuerttemburg, where this family name became a leading contributor to the advancement of the district from old times. Individuals with the surname Biberstein landed in the United States in the 19th century.  Some of the people with the name Biberstein who arrived in the United States in the 19th century included Lorenz Biberstein, who came to America in the year 1838.

Blazons & Genealogy Notes

First notation: 1432 W polu złotym r"g jeleni czerwony o pięciu sękach w słup. W klejnocie samo godło. Or, stags Horn gules, crest charge as in shield.

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References

  • 1 The Symbolisms of Heraldry, W. Cecil Wade, George Redway, London, 1898 P36
  • 2 Understanding Signs & Symbols – Heraldry, S. Oliver & G. Croton, Quantum, London, 2013, P53
  • 3 A Complete Guide to Heraldry, A.C. Fox-Davies, Bonanza (re-print of 1909 Edition), New York, 1978, P77
  • 4 Boutell’s Heraldry, J.P. Brooke-Little, Warne, (revised Edition) London 1970, P 27
  • 5 A Complete Guide to Heraldry, A.C. Fox-Davies, Bonanza (re-print of 1909 Edition), New York, 1978, P85
  • 6 Understanding Signs & Symbols – Heraldry, S. Oliver & G. Croton, Quantum, London, 2013, P53
  • 7 A Glossary of Terms used in British Heraldry, J.H. Parker, Oxford, 1894, Entry:Antelope
  • 8 A Complete Guide to Heraldry, A.C. Fox-Davies, Bonanza (re-print of 1909 Edition), New York, 1978, P210