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Where did the German Glatbek family come from? What is the German Glatbek family crest and coat of arms? When did the Glatbek family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Glatbek family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Glambek, Glanbek, Glambeck, Glimback, Glimbeck, Glatbek, Glattbach, Glembeck and many more.
First found in Hamburg, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation which would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, each playing a significant role in the local social and political affairs. The family name is also connected to several place names in the Holstein region.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Glatbek research. Another 154 words(11 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Glatbek History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Glatbek Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Caspar Glattfelder, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1763; Eliza Glatt, who came to New York in 1832; August Glatt, who arrived in California in 1870; Catha Glatt, who came to New York, NY in 1885.
The Glatbek Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Glatbek Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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