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Where did the German Zack family come from? What is the German Zack family crest and coat of arms? When did the Zack family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Zack family history?This name is derived from Zacharias, the name of an Old Testament Prophet, as well as the father of John the Baptist in the New Testament.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Zach, Zack, Zak, Zech, Zeck, Zek, Zaech, Zaeck and many more.
First found in Austria, where this family name became a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Always prominent in social affairs, the name Zach became an integral part of that turbulent region as it emerged to form alliances with other families within the Feudal System and the nation.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Zack research. Another 240 words(17 lines of text) covering the years 1765 and 1801 are included under the topic Early Zack History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Zack Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jacob Zech, who came to Pennsylvania in 1751; Conrad Zech settled in Texas in 1846; Joseph Zach came with his family to Texas in 1854; Edward Zach came to Philadelphia in 1877.
The Zack Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Zack 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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