Early Origins of the Gluckman family
The surname Gluckman 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 Gluckman family
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Gluckman Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Glug, Glück, Glucksel, Glückh, Glucq, Glud, Gluck, Gluckman, Glucksman, Glucker, Gluth, Gleg, Gleggen and many more.
Early Notables of the Gluckman family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Gluckman family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: settlers who traveled to the New World and established themselves along the eastern seaboard of the United States and Canada in the 18th and 19th centuries..
Contemporary Notables of the name Gluckman (post 1700)
- Max Gluckman (1911-1975), South African-born British Rhodes Scholar and social anthropologist
- Sir Peter David Gluckman KNZM, FRS, FMedSc, FRSNZ (b. 1949), New Zealand scientist who is the first Chief Science Advisor to the New Zealand Prime Minister