100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEE
- no headaches!
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2013
Where did the German Newkirk family come from? What is the German Newkirk family crest and coat of arms? When did the Newkirk family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Newkirk family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Newkirk, Nieuwkerk, van Newkirk, van Nieuwkerk, Neukirch, Neukirchen and many more.
First found in Switzerland, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Newkirk research. Another 241 words(17 lines of text) covering the years 1822, 1852, and 1882 are included under the topic Early Newkirk History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Newkirk Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Newkirk Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century
- Johan Henrich Newkirk, aged 36, arrived in New York in 1710
- Johannes Newkirk, aged 11, landed in New York in 1710
- John Henrich Newkirk, aged 8, arrived in New York in 1710
- Anna Maria Newkirk, aged 33, arrived in New York in 1710
- Anna Maria Newkirk, who arrived in New York in 1710
Newkirk Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
- D B Newkirk, aged 54, who landed in America, in 1892
- David Newkirk, aged 56, who landed in America, in 1893
- B.L. Newkirk, aged 22, who settled in America, in 1896
Newkirk Settlers in the United States in the 20th Century
- Burt L. Newkirk, aged 27, who emigrated to the United States, in 1903
- Alice M. Newkirk, who emigrated to the United States, in 1909
- Clefferd Newkirk, aged 30, who emigrated to America, in 1920
- D. Newkirk, aged 27, who emigrated to the United States, in 1920
- Charles Newkirk, aged 30, who landed in America, in 1921
- Anastacia Newkirk (b. 1968), American singer-songwriter
- Floyd Newkirk (1908-1976), American Major League Baseball pitcher
- Mike Newkirk (b. 1986), American and Canadian football defensive end
- Toy Newkirk (b. 1972), American actress
- Ingrid Newkirk (b. 1949), English born animal rights activist, grew up in New Delhi, India, moved to America, co-founded and is president of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) in 1980
- Don Newkirk, musician and record producer
- Newkirk Family in North Carolina with Their Ancestors and Allied Families by Elizabeth Newkirk.
- Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
- Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
- Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
- Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
- Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
- Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
- Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
- Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
- Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
- Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
The Newkirk Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Newkirk 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.
This page was last modified on 20 September 2011 at 09:05.
houseofnames.com is an internet property owned by Swyrich Corporation.
100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEE
- no headaches!