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Kuhnert Early Origins



The surname Kuhnert 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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Kuhnert Spelling Variations


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Kuhnert 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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Kuhnert Early History


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Kuhnert Early History



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

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Kuhnert Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Kuhnert Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Kuhnert 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:

Kuhnert Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Jacob Kuhnert, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1738

Kuhnert Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Anna Rosina Kuhnert, who sailed to America in 1839
  • Gottlieb Kuhnert, who settled in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in 1874
  • Herman Kuhnert, who settled in Arkansas in 1887

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Contemporary Notables of the name Kuhnert (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Kuhnert (post 1700)



  • Hans Kuhnert (1901-1974), German actor, art director and production designer
  • Silvio Kuhnert (b. 1969), German singer of popular folk music and a music producer
  • Helmut Kuhnert (b. 1936), German bronze medalist speed skater at the 1960 World Championships
  • Friedrich Wilhelm Kuhnert (1865-1926), German painter, author and illustrator, known for his super realistic animal images
  • Alfred Kuhnert (1898-1977), Polish Generalmajor in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded several divisions, awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. 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. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    5. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    6. 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).
    7. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    8. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    9. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    10. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
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    The Kuhnert Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Kuhnert 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 12 March 2015 at 13:50.

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