Glattfelder History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Glattfelder family

The surname Glattfelder was 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.

Early History of the Glattfelder family

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Glattfelder Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Glambek, Glanbek, Glambeck, Glimback, Glimbeck, Glatbek, Glattbach, Glembeck and many more.

Early Notables of the Glattfelder family (pre 1700)

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United States Glattfelder migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Glattfelder Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • Caspar Glattfelder, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1763 [1]


  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)


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