The surname Awalt was first found in Prussia, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Awalt research. Another 111 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 185 and 1859 are included under the topic Early Awalt History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
More information is included under the topic Early Awalt Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Awalt family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Conrad Ewald, a mercenary who chose to remain in the United States after the American Revolution in the 1770's, Conrad Ewald, who settled in Texas in 1845 with his wife Elisa Riemenschneider, Franz Ewald, who arrived in New York in 1853 with his relatives Catharine and Franz, Wilhelmine Ewald, who came to New York in 1854 with her young relatives Hedwig and Anna, Carl Hinrich Ewaldt, who was naturalized in Scott County, Iowa in 1872.