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The surname Hunsaker is thought to be a local name; that is, a surname taken on from an existing place name. There is a Hundseck in Germany near the Schwartwald (Black Forest), or the name may have come from a place name in Switzerland.

Hunsaker Early Origins



The surname Hunsaker was first found in Switzerland.

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Hunsaker Spelling Variations


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Hunsaker Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Hunsinger, Hunzinger, Huntzinger, Huntschingen, Hunsingen, Hunzingen, Huntzingen, Huntschinger, Hinsingen, Hinsinger, Hinschinger, Hinschingen, Hintschingen, Hintschinger, Hunziker, Hunziken, Huntziker, Huntziken, Hunzinker, Hunsiken, Hunzicker, Hunzicken, Huntzicker, Huntzicken, Hunsicker, Hunsicken, Hunsiner, Hunsener, Hunsicer, Hunsecer, Hunseker, Hunsiker and many more.

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Hunsaker Early History


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Hunsaker Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hunsaker research. Another 231 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1497, 1722, and 1800 are included under the topic Early Hunsaker History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Hunsaker Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Hunsaker Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Hunsaker Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Hunsaker Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Samuel Hunsaker, who arrived in Somerset County, Pennsylvania in 1833 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Hunsaker Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Katie Hunsaker, aged 22, originally from County Kerry, Ireland, who arrived in New York, N.Y. in 1905 aboard the ship "Teutonic" from Queenstown, Ireland [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JFWP-C3V : 6 December 2014), Katie Hunsaker, 23 Sep 1905; citing departure port Queenstown, arrival port New York, N.Y., ship name Teutonic, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Anna Hunsaker, aged 41, who arrived in New York in 1920 aboard the ship "Stavangerfjord" from Kristiania, Norway [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6HQ-H2V : 6 December 2014), Anna Hunsaker, 07 Sep 1920; citing departure port Kristiania, Norway, arrival port New York, ship name Stavangerfjord, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • W. F. Hunsaker, aged 36, who arrived in N. Y. in 1922 aboard the ship "Coaxet" from Tacoma, Washington via Boston [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JN2C-GML : 6 December 2014), W. F. Hunsaker, 01 Oct 1922; citing departure port Tacoma, Wash. via Boston, arrival port N. Y., ship name Coaxet, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • George Hunsaker, aged 33, who arrived in New York in 1923 aboard the ship "Berengaria" from Southampton, England [5]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JNJ5-YZ2 : 6 December 2014), George Hunsaker, 22 Jun 1923; citing departure port Southampton, arrival port New York, ship name Berengaria, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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Contemporary Notables of the name Hunsaker (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Hunsaker (post 1700)



  • William J. Hunsaker, American politician, Mayor of San Diego, California, 1888-89
  • W. J. Hunsaker, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1908
  • T. Earl Hunsaker, American politician, Mayor of Logan, Utah, 1958-62
  • Roger Hunsaker, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1972
  • Oscar F. Hunsaker, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1868
  • Jacob Hunsaker (1845-1920), American politician, Mayor of Everett, Washington, 1895-96, 1903-04
  • Golden G. Hunsaker, American politician, Mayor of Globe, Arizona, 1959-60
  • Edwin S. II Hunsaker, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1972
  • Jerome C Hunsaker (1886-1984), American airman, aircraft designer and instructor at M.I.T. (1914-16)
  • William Jefferson Hunsaker (1855-1933), American politician, 4th mayor of San Diego
  • ... (Another 3 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JFWP-C3V : 6 December 2014), Katie Hunsaker, 23 Sep 1905; citing departure port Queenstown, arrival port New York, N.Y., ship name Teutonic, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6HQ-H2V : 6 December 2014), Anna Hunsaker, 07 Sep 1920; citing departure port Kristiania, Norway, arrival port New York, ship name Stavangerfjord, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  4. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JN2C-GML : 6 December 2014), W. F. Hunsaker, 01 Oct 1922; citing departure port Tacoma, Wash. via Boston, arrival port N. Y., ship name Coaxet, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  5. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JNJ5-YZ2 : 6 December 2014), George Hunsaker, 22 Jun 1923; citing departure port Southampton, arrival port New York, ship name Berengaria, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Other References

  1. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  2. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
  3. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
  4. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
  5. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
  6. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
  7. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
  8. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
  9. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
  10. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  11. ...

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