The surname Flügel was first found in Bavaria, where the name Fluegel 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.
Important Dates for the Flügel family
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Flügel Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Fleugel, Pflügel, Pfluger, Pflüger, Pflugk, Pflügl, Pflyger, Flügel, Flögen, Flugelheim, Flugelhammer and many more.
Early Notables of the Flügel family (pre 1700)
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Flügel migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Flügel Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
F. Flugel, who settled in New York in 1839
Amandus Flugel, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1845