, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.
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Notables of the time with the surname Hotinger were Johann Heinrich Hottinger, (1620-1667), Swiss philologist and theologian; and his son, Johann Jakob Hottinger (1652-1735), Swiss theologian and Church historian. Klaus Hottinger (1467-1524) was a Swiss shoemaker, born in Zollikon. He took part in the famous "Affair of the Sausages" of 1522, the beginning of the Reformation
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Barbara Hottinger, who came to Carolina or Pennsylvania in 1772; Anton Hottinger, who was naturalized in Allegheny County, PA in 1852; as well as Bernard Hottinger, who was on record in Nevada in 1866..