The surname Gotenburg was first found in Mecklenburg, where the name Gittburg contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation, and would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. Over time, the family name branched into other houses, where their influence continued to be felt because of the important role they played in the
social and political affairs.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gotenburg research.Another 221 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 159 and 1595 are included under the topic Early Gotenburg History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Gittenger, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1760.