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The roots of the distinguished surname Jeschke lie in the East German region of Saxony. The name is a Slavic-German short form of the personal name Johannes, and means "son of Jeschke."

Jeschke Early Origins



The surname Jeschke was first found in East Germany, particularly Saxony and Silesia, where the diminutive "Jeschke" was a common first name during the 14th century. It is likely that Jeschke was first used as a surname in this region.

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Jeschke Spelling Variations


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Jeschke Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Jeschke, Jeske, Jesske, Jesskes, Jesko, Jescho, Jess, Jesse, Jesek, Jaschke, Jesche, Jäsche, Jaschek, Jasche and many more.

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Jeschke Early History


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Jeschke Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Jeschke research. Another 197 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1373, 1761, 1828 and 1789 are included under the topic Early Jeschke History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Jeschke Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Jeschke Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 25 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Jeschke 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:

Jeschke Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Caroline Jeschke, aged 50, who landed in New York, NY in 1874 [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)
  • Ferd. Jeschke, aged 43, who emigrated to the United States, in 1892
  • Bertha Jeschke, aged 7, who landed in America, in 1894
  • Auguste Jeschke, aged 25, who emigrated to the United States, in 1895

Jeschke Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Georg Jeschke, aged 11, who emigrated to the United States from Berlin, Germany, in 1910
  • Jan Jeschke, aged 33, who landed in America from Brady, Austria, in 1910
  • Anton Jeschke, aged 23, who landed in America from Nakel, Germany, in 1911
  • Emil Jeschke, aged 37, who settled in America from Miropol, Russia, in 1913
  • Gustav Jeschke, aged 40, who landed in America from Mannheim Germany, in 1913
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Jeschke Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Carl Jeschke, aged 23, who arrived in Quebec in 1868

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Contemporary Notables of the name Jeschke (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Jeschke (post 1700)



  • Andreas Jeschke (b. 1966), retired German football forward
  • Sabina Jeschke (b. 1968), Swiss-born, German university professor for Mechanical Engineering at the RWTH Aachen University
  • Norman Jeschke (b. 1979), German pair skater at the 2002 Winter Olympics
  • Paul Jeschke, German director of trade
  • Wolfgang Jeschke (b. 1936), German science fiction author
  • Friedrich Jeschke (1891-1961), well-known German actor, appeared in many silent movies
  • Marta Jeschke (b. 1986), Polish sprinter at the 2008 Summer Olympics
  • Hans Jeschke (b. 1903), professor of Romance languages and literature

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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)

Other References

  1. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
  2. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
  3. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  4. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
  5. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
  6. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  7. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
  8. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
  9. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2000. Print. (ISBN 978-0806303024).
  10. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
  11. ...

The Jeschke Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Jeschke 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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