Araldica della famiglia: Miehling
Ancient and noble German family, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries. According to tradition, this family, as a reward for valuable services rendered to Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor, was admitted to the "Briefadel" (lit. "letter of nobility"), the so-called new nobility as opposed to "Uradel", a term coined only in modern times, in reference to noble families whose ancestral lineage can be traced back to before the Middle Ages. Besides, this family, in all ages, always stood out, thanks to the prominent figures, which gave birth, in the public service, in the liberal... Continua
professions and in the military service. Among these, without undervalue the omitted, we would like to mention: Filibert, jurist, flourishing in Munich, in 1508; Melchior, landowner in Bavaria, flourishing in 1521; Friedrich, jurist, flourishing in Munich, in 1544; Hans, militiaman, flourishing in Munich, in 1569; Gerfried, general of cavalry, flourishing in 1604; Georg, jurist, flourishing in Nuremberg, in 1609; Thomas, jurist, flourishing in Nuremberg, in 1612; Diederich, landowner in Bavaria, flourishing in 1636; Karl Georg, militiaman by profession, flourishing in Munich, in 1658; Barth, landowner in Baden-Württemberg, flourishing in 1682; Friedrich, jurist, flourishing in Munich, in 1694; Hans Karl, landowner in Bavaria, flourishing in 1707; Erwin, knight under the banners of Charles VI; Wolfgang, jurist and councillor in Munich, flourishing in the eighteenth century; Georg, military doctor, flourishing in 1722; Friedrich, jurist in Tubingen, flourishing in 1751. Family names so old, without any doubt, honour not only the families but also the cities that welcomed them; seems to be, in fact, very worthy living members of this family which, with much decorum, carry this noble surname, which has had several illustrious persons.