The Danzinger surname was a habitational name, taken on from the place name Danzig, on the Baltic Sea, in present day Poland. As Danzig was a busy port city, the name may have been acquired by merchants who then took the name with them on their travels, as well by people who were born there and moved away.
Early Origins of the Danzinger family
The surname Danzinger was first found in West Prussia
, where the name Danzinger 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.
Early History of the Danzinger family
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Danzinger Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Danzig, Danziger, Dantzen, Danzer, Danzinger, Dansigger, Dantzig, Dansinger, Danninger, Dantziger and many more.
Early Notables of the Danzinger family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Danzinger family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jacob Danninger, who settled in Philadelphia in 1751; Jacob Friederick Danninger settled in Philadelphia in 1752; Johan Friederich Danninger also landed in Philadelphia in 1752.