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Delk Early Origins



The surname Delk was first found in Austria, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.

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Delk Spelling Variations


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Delk Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Delk, Deltsch, Delck and others.

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Delk Early History


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Delk Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Delk research. Another 238 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1571 and 1780 are included under the topic Early Delk History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Delk Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Delk Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Delk Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Delk Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Roger Delk, who landed in Virginia in 1624-1625

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Contemporary Notables of the name Delk (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Delk (post 1700)



  • Edward Buehler Delk (1885-1956), American architect
  • Denny Delk, American actor and voice actor
  • Tony Lorenzo Delk (b. 1974), American former professional basketball player, current assistant coach for the New Mexico State Aggies men's basketball team
  • Mary Delk, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Texas State Board of Education 9th District, 1998
  • Joseph C. III Delk (b. 1954), American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1972, 2000; Candidate for North Carolina State House of Representatives 46th District, 2000
  • James Logan Delk (1887-1963), American Democrat politician, Pastor ; Candidate in primary for Governor of Kentucky, 1959
  • Roger Delk (d. 1635), representative for Stanley's Hundred in the House of Burgesses

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Journeys German Immigration, Settlement and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    2. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
    3. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    4. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    5. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
    6. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    7. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    8. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    9. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    10. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
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    The Delk Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Delk 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.

    This page was last modified on 15 July 2016 at 16:24.

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