I am living in germany and I think the name "Keniginberg" was in
germany "Königinberg". I think they changed the german "Umlaut -ö- in
The translation for Königin is queen and berg means montain.
Best regards from germany and have a nice sunday
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> Hello...I am doing ancestry research..I found out that my great
> great grandmother (whose married name was Mary/Marie/Maria
> Krauser/Kramer and lived in California) was born in Prussia as well
> as her parents. I found one certain death certificate of her child
> which shows her maiden name as KENIGINBERG...however, upon doing any
> type of search on this name (including a generic yahoo search, I
> come up with ZERO.
> Does anyone on this list know if this was a Prussian surname or not?
> Or if perhaps it was a name that was commonly changed to another
> Thank for any info you can give me.