The surname Baldauff was first found in Austria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power. The name derives from the old German name Baldolf, first found in Wuerttemberg in the 14th century, which varied frequently depending on the region.
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Migration of the Baldauff family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Adam Baldauf in 1859; and Conrad Baldaulf in 1879; who landed in Philadelphia. Conrad Baldaulf settled in Philadelphia in 1879.