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Kuehner Early Origins



The surname Kuehner was first found in Schleswig, where the family was anciently associated with the political and religious conflicts of the area. The name was most likely formed from Kunrat, the popular first name of a number of medieval German Kaisers. Individual bearers of this name first mentioned in ancient chronicles include Hans Kunat of Goerlitz (c.1417,) and P. Kunet of Liegnitz (c.1491).

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Kuehner Spelling Variations


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Kuehner Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Kuhnert, Kuehnert, Kunert, Kuenert, Kunat, Kunart, Kunet, Kunath, Kuhnat, Kunadt (Leipzig and many more.

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Kuehner Early History


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Kuehner Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Kuehner research. Another 172 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1790 and 1857 are included under the topic Early Kuehner History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Kuehner Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Kuehner Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Kuehner 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:

Kuehner Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Anna Maria Kuehner, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1754 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Kuehner Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Dor atte Kuehner, aged 28, who arrived in America from Bremen, Germany, in 1908
  • Selma Kuehner, aged 8, who arrived in America from Bremen, Germany, in 1908
  • Mathilde Kuehner, aged 29, who arrived in America from Schweitzingen, Germany, in 1923
  • Dorothea Kuehner, aged 4, who arrived in America from Schweitzingen, Germany, in 1923
  • Emil Kuehner, aged 24, who arrived in America from Zuzenhausen, Germany, in 1923
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Kuehner (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Kuehner (post 1700)



  • Raphael Kühner (1802-1878), German classical scholar
  • Jochen Kühner (b. 1980), German two-time gold and silver medalist rower, twin brother of Martin Kühner
  • Martin Kühner (b. 1980), German two-time gold medalist rower, twin brother of Jochen
  • Robert Kühner (1903-1996), French mycologist
  • Herbert "Harry" Kuhner (b. 1935), Austrian writer and translator

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  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
  2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  3. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
  4. 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).
  5. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  6. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  7. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  8. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
  9. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
  10. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
  11. ...

The Kuehner Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Kuehner 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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