nickname to indicate a very lively person.
Early Origins of the Fankhauser family
Rhineland and Pomerania, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the areas. The young Fankhauser family declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending its influence in struggles for power and status within the region. It branched into many houses, and its contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power. The origins of the name make it likely that several branches of the Fankhauser family emerged independently in various areas of Germany. The earliest recorded bearer of the name was a knight called Funke, who was living in the town of Rüdesheim in 1280.
Early History of the Fankhauser family
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Fankhauser Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Funck, Funcke, Funcken, Funk, Funke, Funken, Funkh, Funckenheim, Funckner, Funkhauser and many more.
Early Notables of the Fankhauser family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Fankhauser family to the New World and Oceana
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Fankhauser Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Fankhauser Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Fankhauser (post 1700)
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