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The surname Hunsinger 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.

Hunsinger Early Origins



The surname Hunsinger was first found in Switzerland.

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Hunsinger Spelling Variations


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Hunsinger 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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Hunsinger Early History


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Hunsinger Early History



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

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Hunsinger Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Hunsinger Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Hunsinger 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:

Hunsinger Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Jacob Hunsinger, aged 30, arrived in Pennsylvania in 1733
  • Michael Hunsinger settled in Charles Town [Charleston], South Carolina in 1766

Hunsinger Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Karl Hunsinger, aged 27, who landed in America, in 1892
  • Jacques Hunsinger, aged 18, who landed in America, in 1893
  • Karl Hunsinger, aged 28, who emigrated to the United States, in 1896

Hunsinger Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • August Hunsinger, aged 29, who settled in America from Rodenbach, Germany, in 1909
  • Jule Hunsinger, aged 19, who emigrated to America, in 1913
  • Lilly Hunsinger, aged 17, who landed in America from Hamburg, Germany, in 1920
  • Catharine Hunsinger, aged 26, who emigrated to the United States from Erlenbach, Germany, in 1922
  • Minna Hunsinger, aged 24, who settled in America from Vindenroute, Germany, in 1924

Hunsinger Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Mr. Philip Hunsinger U.E. who settled in Carleton [Saint John City], New Brunswick 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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Contemporary Notables of the name Hunsinger (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Hunsinger (post 1700)



  • Edward Hunsinger (b. 1900), former All-American defensive end at the University of Notre Dame
  • Charles Ray "Chuck" Hunsinger (1925-1998), American college and professional football player
  • R. Hunsinger, American Democrat politician, Candidate in primary for Michigan State House of Representatives 16th District, 1968
  • Josephine Drivinsky Hunsinger (b. 1914), American Democrat politician, Member of Michigan State House of Representatives, 1955-76; Defeated in primary, 1976, 1980, 1984
  • Christian Hunsinger, American Democrat politician, Postmaster at Wadena, Minnesota, 1914-20

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See Also


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Citations


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  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. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
  2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  3. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  4. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
  5. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
  6. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
  7. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  8. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
  9. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
  10. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
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The Hunsinger Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hunsinger 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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