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Where did the German MacHa family come from? What is the German MacHa family crest and coat of arms? When did the MacHa family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the MacHa family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Mach, Macha, Machotta, Macholla, Machule, Mache, Machura, Machnik, Machon, Machoi and many more.
First found in Silesia, and the Czech regions, where the name came from humble beginnings. The surname is derived from the given name Mach, of Slavic origins, and shares the same etymological roots as the English name Matthew. The first of the name in records appears to be Mach Budischer, on record 1362, in Iglau, located in present day Czech territory.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our MacHa research. Another 130 words(9 lines of text) covering the years 1370, 1374, 1432, and 1792 are included under the topic Early MacHa History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 23 words(2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early MacHa Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
MacHa Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The MacHa Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The MacHa 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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