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Last Name: Oxenknecht

Dossier: 762103
Language of the text: English
Nobility: Nobles - Knights
Nobles in:Holy Roman Empire (Baden-Württemberg)

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Nobility crown OxenknechtAncient and illustrious German family, originally from the Baden-Württemberg, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries. According to what has been handed down, the family was admitted to the honours of the nobility during the rule of Charles IV of Luxembourg (Prague, 14 May 1316 - Prague, 29 November 1378), King of the Romans, Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire, King of Bohemia and Count of Luxembourg. The first member of the family we are aware of is a Johann Oxenknecht, student in Altshausen, flourishing in 1576. 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. From our archives, we remember: Tamer, monk in Straßburg, flourishing in 1596; Lazar, knight, flourishing in Altshausen, in 1621; Friedrich, landowner in Baden-Württemberg, flourishing in 1658; Erhard, doctor ...
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Blazon Oxenknecht

Coat of arms of family Oxenknecht

1° Coat of arms of family Oxenknecht
Language of the text: Italiano

Argent, a demi-man vested gules holding in each hand three roses gules slipped vert. Crest: the man of the shield.

Lacking the original descriptions of the family coat of arms, it has been reconstructed based on heraldic conjectures and archival information.

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