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Kanter History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Kanter family


The surname Kanter was first found in Pomerania, where the family contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation and would later play a large role in the political conflicts of the area. The family branched into many houses, many of which acquired estates and manors throughout the surrounding regions, where they played significant roles in the social and political affairs. Individual bearers of the name first mentioned in ancient chronicles include Arnold Cantor of Rostock in 1298, and Andreas Kanther of Stuttgart in 1498. The literal meaning of the name is the ecclesiastic position of cantor.

Early History of the Kanter family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Kanter research.
Another 188 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1724, 1727, and 1804 are included under the topic Early Kanter History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Kanter Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Kanter, Canter, Kante, Cante, Kant, Cant, Kahnt, Kantt, Cantt, Kanther, Kanters, Cantor (Latin), Kantor, Kanthor, Canthor, Kanthen and many more.

Early Notables of the Kanter family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Kanter family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: David Kant, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1805.

Contemporary Notables of the name Kanter (post 1700)


  • Rosabeth Moss Kanter (b. 1943), American professor of management, consultant and writer
  • Hal Kanter (b. 1918), American writer, director and actor, he was an executive producer on the TV show 'All in the Family' and head writer for 'Bob Hope'
  • Samuel A. Kanter, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1964 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 6) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Norman C. Kanter, American Democrat politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 37th District, 1962 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 6) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Kate B. Kanter, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1928 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 6) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Julian P. Kanter, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1960 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 6) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Judith Kanter, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 6) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Herschel Kanter, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1996 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 6) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Edward Kanter, American Democrat politician, Member of Michigan State House of Representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1857; Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1876 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 6) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Carl Irwin Kanter (b. 1932), prominent New York City lawyer

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  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 6) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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