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Multiple Origins for the Surname Ginter


German


Ginter Early Origins



The surname Ginter was first found in Bavaria, where the name Ginntl 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.

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Ginter Spelling Variations


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Ginter Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Gintl, Gintel, Gentel, Gentil, Gentle, Gentile, Gentili and many more.

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Ginter Early History


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Ginter Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Ginter research. Another 195 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1519, 1720, 1777, and 1823 are included under the topic Early Ginter History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Ginter Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Ginter Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Ginter 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:

Ginter Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Kristiaan Ginter, who arrived in New York in 1709 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Geo Ginter, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1749 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Ginter Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Gotlieb Ginter, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1852 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Edward Ginter, who arrived in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1867 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Ginter Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Edward Ginter, aged 60, who landed in America, in 1909
  • Edmunt Ginter, aged 16, who emigrated to the United States from Maserowo, Russia, in 1913
  • Anna Ginter, aged 12, who landed in America from Wischwenia, Russia, in 1914
  • Annette Ginter, aged 35, who emigrated to the United States, in 1923
  • Annette Ginter, aged 35, who settled in America from Libau, in 1923
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Ginter Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Franz Ginter, who landed in Manitoba in 1875
  • Anna Peters Ginter, who setted in Quebec in 1876
  • Aaran Ginter, who arrived in Manitoba in 1891

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Contemporary Notables of the name Ginter (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Ginter (post 1700)



  • Major Lewis Ginter (1824-1897), American businessman, army officer, and philanthropist in Richmond, Virginia
  • Keith Michael Ginter (b. 1976), former American Major League Baseball infielder
  • Adam Ginter, Polish gold, silver and four-time bronze medalist sprint canoer
  • Matthew Shane Ginter (b. 1977), right-handed Major League Baseball pitcher

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Ginter Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
  2. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
  3. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
  4. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
  5. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
  6. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  7. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  8. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
  9. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
  10. 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).
  11. ...

The Ginter Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Ginter 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.

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