Ancient and noble Swabian family, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries, with main branches in Switzerland and Holland. This noble lineage took its name from the village of Weiler, today district of Obersulm (Heilbronn). The toponym Weiler, ancestral home of the family, firstly appears in 1037. The oldest documents about family members date back to the period between 1127 and 1147. There is in fact memory of three Weiler brothers: Nibelunc, Otto and Konrad. The nobility of the family descends from a Conrad von Weiler who received in 1245 from Count Albrecht von Löwenstein a fief forest property. The family's early relationships are largely unknown. The secured descent begins in 1322 with the deceased in that year Hans von Weiler, to which all later descendants go back. A branch of the family flourished in Bavaria and more precisely in Reichenberg. We remember Johann Friedrich ...
Gules, a fesse argent charged with two annulets gules, between a star or and two flowers azure stalked and leaved vert; the stalks per double saltire. Crest: three ostrich feathers argent, gules and argent. Lambrequin: argent and gules.
Coat of arms of family Weiler in Switzerland. Source: "Armorial Général par J.B.Rietstap - Deuxième èdition refondue et augmentée - Tome II L-Z" page 1061.
D'argent à la fasce de gueules ch de deux annelets du champ et acc en chef une étoile de gueules et en pointe de deux grappes de raisins au naturel les tiges passées en sautoir. Casque couronné. Cimier un cheval issant d'argent bridé de gueules. Lambrequin d'argent et de gueules.
Blason de la famille Weiler en Prov. rhénanes, Hollande - (Nob. du St-Empire, 31 janv. 1787; inc. dans la nob. néerl., 30 juillet 1818); source: "Armorial Général par J.B.Rietstap".
D'argent à la bande de gueules. Cimier: deux bonnets renversés et accostés d'argent retroussés de gueules chacun de ces bonnets supp trois bâtons noueux de sinople sommés chacun d'une boule d'or. Devise: NON EST MORTALE QUOD OPTO.
Blason de la famille Weiler zu Weiler (Barons) en Wurtemberg; source: "Armorial Général par J.B.Rietstap".
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