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Spelling variations of this family name include: Glambek, Glanbek, Glambeck, Glimback, Glimbeck, Glatbek, Glattbach, Glembeck and many more.
First found in Hamburg, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation which would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, each playing a significant role in the local social and political affairs. The family name is also connected to several place names in the Holstein region.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Glattfelder research. Another 154 words (11 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Glattfelder History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Glattfelder Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Glattfelder Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
The Glattfelder Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Glattfelder 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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