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Glatzer Early Origins



The surname Glatzer was first found in Bavaria, where the name 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. They were originally seated at Altdorf in Bavaria.

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Glatzer Spelling Variations


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Glatzer Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Glatz, Glats, Glattz, Gletz, Glettz and others.

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Glatzer Early History


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Glatzer Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Glatzer research. Another 189 words (14 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Glatzer History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Glatzer Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Glatzer Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Glatzer 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 or some of its variants were: Henderick and Anna Elizh Glatz, who arrived in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1752; Henrich Glatz, who immigrated to Pennsylvania in 1752; Henry Glatz, who emigrated with his family from Bremen, Germany, and arrived in New York in 1850.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Glatzer (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Glatzer (post 1700)



  • Richard Glatzer (1952-2015), American Sundance Film Festival Award winning producer and writer, known for his work on America's Next Top Model (2003), Still Alice (2014)
  • Nahum Norbert Glatzer (1903-1990), American literary scholar, theologian, and editor
  • Jonathan Glatzer (b. 1969), American writer, director, and producer
  • Jacob Joseph "Jack" Glatzer (b. 1939), American violinist
  • Ben-Zion "Ben" Glatzer (b. 1959), Australian sound engineer, producer

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    2. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    3. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    4. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    5. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    6. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
    7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    8. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    9. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
    10. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    11. ...

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

    This page was last modified on 12 March 2015 at 12:24.

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