× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2016


Kuhner Early Origins



The surname Kuhner 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).

Close

Kuhner Spelling Variations


Expand

Kuhner Spelling Variations



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

Close

Kuhner Early History


Expand

Kuhner Early History



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

Close

Kuhner Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Kuhner Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Kuhner Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

The Great Migration


Expand

The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Kuhner Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Anna Felice Kuhner, aged 40, arrived in New York in 1710
  • Benedict Kuhner, who landed in New York, NY in 1710
  • Eva Barbara Kuhner, aged 9, arrived in New York in 1710
  • Gottfried Kuhner, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1771

Kuhner Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Friedrich Kuhner, who landed in North America in 1865

Close

Contemporary Notables of the name Kuhner (post 1700)


Expand

Contemporary Notables of the name Kuhner (post 1700)



  • Jeffrey T Kuhner (b. 1969), Canadian-born, American radio host, commentator, and journalist

Close

Kuhner Family Crest Products


Expand

Kuhner Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



    Other References

    1. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    2. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
    3. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    4. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    5. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    6. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    7. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    8. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    9. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    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).
    11. ...

    The Kuhner Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Kuhner 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 2 July 2014 at 08:14.

    Sign Up

      


    FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
    House of Names on Facebook
    Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
    Houseofnames on Pinterest