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Kracker Early Origins



The surname Kracker was first found in Bavaria, where the name Kracker 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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Kracker Spelling Variations


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Kracker Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Kracker, Krackers, Krocker, Krock, Krackeres, Krackerr, Kraccker, Krackker, Krackeer, Kraacker, Kraackers, Kraackeres, Krackerrs, Cracker and many more.

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Kracker Early History


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Kracker Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Kracker research. Another 185 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 166 and 1668 are included under the topic Early Kracker History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Kracker Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Kracker Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Kracker 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:

Kracker Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Philip Kracker, who was naturalized in Allegany Co. Maryland in 1843
  • Rosine Kracker, who arrived in New York, NY in 1853

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Contemporary Notables of the name Kracker (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Kracker (post 1700)



  • Uncle Kracker (b. 1974), stage name of Matthew Shafer, an American musician, singer, lyricist, rapper and guitarist
  • Johann Lucas Kracker (1717-1779), Austrian-Czech painter of the late Baroque period

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Kracker Family Crest Products


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Kracker Family Crest Products




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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    4. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
    5. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    6. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    7. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
    8. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
    9. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    10. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
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    The Kracker Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Kracker 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 4 April 2016 at 07:35.

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