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Where did the German Gonda family come from? What is the German Gonda family crest and coat of arms? When did the Gonda family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Gonda family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Godingen, Godin, Goding, Godins, Gondain, Gandain and others.
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.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gonda research. Another 168 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1765, 1790, and 1792 are included under the topic Early Gonda History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Gonda Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Gonda Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Gonda Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
The Gonda Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Gonda 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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