personal name "Huno," a nickname for the name "Hunold." In this case, the surname would have been originally borne by the son of someone called Huno. Alternatively, the name is derived from the Middle High German word "huon," meaning "chicken." In this instance, the name would have been originally borne either by a chicken farmer as an occupational name or by a very talkative person as a nickname.
Early Origins of the Huneke family
Early History of the Huneke family
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Huneke Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Huhn, Hühnle, Huno, Huneken, Huhnchen, Hunne and many more.
Early Notables of the Huneke family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Huneke family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Joh Adam Huhn, who came to Nova Scotia in 1751; Daniel Huhn, who settled in Philadelphia in 1762; Henrich Huhn and Jakob Huhn, Hessian mercenaries who settled in America after fighting in the Revolutionary War.
Contemporary Notables of the name Huneke (post 1700)
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