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Where did the Austrian Kittrell family come from? What is the Austrian Kittrell family crest and coat of arms? When did the Kittrell family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Kittrell family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Kitterle, Kittrell, Kettrell, Ketrel, Kitrel, Kiterl, Ketrel and many more.
First found in Austria, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Kittrell research. Another 211 words(15 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Kittrell History in all our PDF Extended History products.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Christian Kitterle, who was naturalized in Philadelphia in 1838; and Justus Kitterle, who emigrated from Wetzlar to Pennsylvania in 1852 with his wife Henriette and his children Ludwig and Johanna Maria..
The Kittrell Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Kittrell 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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