Jundt History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
The roots of the ancient and distinguished German surname Jundt lie in the province of Westphalia. The name is metronymic in origin, deriving from the female personal name "Judith," Hebrew for "of Judah." It is likely that the original bearer of the name was the child of a woman named Judith.
Early Origins of the Jundt family
The surname Jundt was first found in Westphalia, where the name is thought to have first emerged. The earliest known bearer of the name was Volmarus filius Junta, who was a resident of Basel in 1290. The young Jundt family was instrumental in the development of medieval Westphalian society, and played a major role in the early history of the region.
Early History of the Jundt family
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Jundt Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Jundt, Judith, Junth, Junta, Juntlin, Jüntlin and many more.
Early Notables of the Jundt family (pre 1700)
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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Jundt Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Jundt Settlers in United States in the 19th Century