Gottschlag History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The German state of Saxony is the glorious birthplace of the distinguished surname Gottschlag. In the medieval era, Germany was fragmented and inhabited by numerous Barbarian tribes, who fought amongst themselves for control of the land. The ancient dukedom of Saxony derived its name from the Germanic tribe named the Saxons, who occupied Saxony between the 2nd and the 6th centuries.
Early Origins of the Gottschlag family
The surname Gottschlag was first found in Saxony, where the name Gottschalk emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region. Since the 13th century the surname has been closely associated with the social and economic advancement of the region's feudal society.
Important Dates for the Gottschlag family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gottschlag research. Another 113 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1728, 1805, 1823, 1909, 1829 and 1869 are included under the topic Early Gottschlag History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Gottschlag Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Gottschalk, Gottshalk, Gottschalck, Gottchalk, Gottshalt, Gottschalck, Gottschaldt, Gottschalhs, Gottschall, Gottschalt, Gottschalg, Gottschlag, Gottschoclk, Gottschol, Gottschall, Gottechalk, Gottschlick, Gottschling, Gotshall, Gottshall, Gottshlick and many more.
Early Notables of the Gottschlag family (pre 1700)
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Gottschlag migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Typical Gottschlag Emigration from the United Kingdom to North America
Gottschlag Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Friederike Gottschlag, who arrived in America in 1854
- Friederike Gottschlag, who arrived in America in 1854 
- Johann Christoph Gottschlag, who arrived in America in 1854 
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