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The surname Hostetter 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.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Hostetter, Hoffstetter, Hofstetter, Hockstetter, Hoffstater, Hoffstatter, Hoffstadter, Hockstadter, Hoffstattar, Hockstadder, Hufstedler, Huffstedler and many more.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hostetter research. Another 185 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1698, 1574 and 1582 are included under the topic Early Hostetter History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Another 31 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hostetter Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Hostetter Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Jacob Hostetter, who came to Lancaster, Pennsylvania in 1716
  • Oswald Hostetter, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1732
  • Oswald Hostetter, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1732

Hostetter Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Gottlieb Hostetter, who arrived in Wisconsin in 1876
  • P. Hostetter, aged 17, who settled in America, in 1892
  • WM. Hostetter, aged 13, who settled in America, in 1892
  • Caroline Hostetter, aged 20, who landed in America from Bern, in 1893
  • Clara Hostetter, aged 47, who settled in America, in 1895
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Hostetter Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Theodore R. Hostetter, aged 16, who landed in America, in 1908
  • Mary Helen Hostetter, aged 22, who landed in America, in 1910
  • David Hostetter, aged 49, who emigrated to the United States, in 1910
  • Florence Hostetter, who landed in America, in 1911
  • Herbert Hostetter, who landed in America, in 1911
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Hostetter Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Mr. Herman Hostetter U.E., "Hermon, Hosteter, Hosteder" who settled in Grantham [St. Catharines], Home District, Ontario c. 1784 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
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  • Paul Hostetter, American conductor at the Schwob School of Music at Columbus State University
  • Amos B. Hostetter Jr. (b. 1937), American founder and chief executive officer of Continental Cablevision
  • Jacob Hostetter (1754-1831), American politician, member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania
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Citations



  1. ^ Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

Other References

  1. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
  2. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
  3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  4. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
  5. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  6. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  7. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  8. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  9. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
  10. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
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The Hostetter Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hostetter 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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