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Last Name: Bolz

Dossier: 722181
Language of the text: English
Nobility: Nobles - Knights
Nobles in:Germany - Holland
Variations Last Name: Bolten,Bolzdreher,Boltze

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Variations Last Name: Bolten,Bolzdreher,Boltze

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Nobility crown BolzAncient and noble German family, know as Bolz, Boltze, Bolten, surname with which it enjoyed nobility in Holland, and Bolzdreher, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries. According to what has been handed down, 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. Moreover, this family, in all ages, always stood out, thanks to the prominent figures, which gave birth, in the public service, in the liberal professions and in the military service. Among these, without undervalue the omitted, we would like to mention: Johann, kantor in Frankfurt, flourishing in 1357; Hans, schoolmaster in Neuhausen, flourishing in 1381; Karl Wilhelm, landowner in the ...
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Variations Last Name: Bolten,Bolzdreher,Boltze

Coat of arms of family Bolten

1° Coat of arms of family Bolten
Language of the text: English

Gules, two arrows in saltire argent, the points couped downwards.

Coat of arms source: "Armorial Général par J.B.Rietstap - Deuxième èdition refondue et augmentée - Tome I A-K" page 238.

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Coat of arms of family Bolz

2° Coat of arms of family Bolz
Language of the text: English

Party per fesse sable and argent; a lion contourné holding a lilie counterchanged supported by a triple mount in base vert. Crest: the lion of the shield.

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