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Knobel Early Origins



The surname Knobel was first found in Bavaria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

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Knobel Spelling Variations


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Knobel Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Kneubuhl, Knöbel, Kneubel, Knebel, Knobelsdorff, Knobelmann, Knobeler, Knobeln and many more.

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Knobel Early History


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Knobel Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Knobel research. Another 174 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1710, 1756, 1850, and 1866 are included under the topic Early Knobel History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Knobel Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Knobel Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Knobel 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:

Knobel Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Anna Ursula Frahr Knobel, who came to Pennsylvania in 1733
  • Philip Knobel, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1748
  • Christian Knobel, who arrived in America in 1771

Knobel Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Ernst Wilhelm Knobel, who landed in America in 1840
  • George Werner Knobel, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1847
  • David Knobel, who came to Kansas in 1871
  • Gustave Knobel, who arrived in Arkansas in 1877
  • Edward Knobel, who settled in Allegheny Co. Pennsylvania in 1880

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Contemporary Notables of the name Knobel (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Knobel (post 1700)



  • Robert Knobel, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wyoming, 1964
  • Ralph J. Knobel (b. 1934), American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 2004, 2008
  • Paul Knobel (b. 1948), Australian poet and author
  • Daniel Knobel, South African military commander
  • Edward Knobel, British business man and amateur astronomer, past President of both the British Astronomical Association and the Royal Astronomical Society

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    2. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    3. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
    4. 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).
    5. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
    6. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    7. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    8. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    9. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    10. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Journeys German Immigration, Settlement and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
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    The Knobel Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Knobel 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.

    This page was last modified on 6 October 2015 at 13:43.

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