Hostettler History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Hostettler family
The surname Hostettler 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.
Important Dates for the Hostettler family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hostettler research. Another 93 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1698, 1574 and 1582 are included under the topic Early Hostettler History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Hostettler Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Hostetter, Hoffstetter, Hofstetter, Hockstetter, Hoffstater, Hoffstatter, Hoffstadter, Hockstadter, Hoffstattar, Hockstadder, Hufstedler, Huffstedler and many more.
Early Notables of the Hostettler family (pre 1700)
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Hostettler migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Typical Hostettler Emigration from the United Kingdom to North America
Hostettler Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Arnold Hostettler, who arrived in Kentucky in 1881-1900 
Contemporary Notables of the name Hostettler (post 1700)
- John Nathan Hostettler (b. 1961), American former politician, Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Indiana (1995-2007)
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