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Early Origins of the Kunce family


The surname Kunce was first found in Saxony, where the family contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation. Individual bearers of the name first mentioned in ancient chronicles include Kunkerl of Pilgram (c.1379,) Dithart Kunkele (Konkel) of Giessen (c.1356,) and Johann Kunkelman of Merseburg (c.1488).

Early History of the Kunce family


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Kunce Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Kunckel, Kunckle, Kunckl, Kunkel, Kunkle, Kunkl, Kuenckel, Kuenckle, Kuenckl, Kuenkel, Kuenkle, Kuenkl, Kunkele, Kunckele, Kuenkele, Konkel, Koenkel, Koenckel, Konkele, Kuenkler, Kunkler, Kunckler, Kuenckler, Kunkerl, Kuenkerl and many more.

Early Notables of the Kunce family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Kunce family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Kunce Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Johann Kunce, aged 48, originally from Kllachma, who arrived in New York in 1892 aboard the ship "Rotterdam" from Amsterdam [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J65R-W27 : 6 December 2014), Johann Kunce, 16 Aug 1892; citing departure port Amsterdam, arrival port New York, ship name Rotterdam, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Vid Kunce, aged 30, who arrived in New York in 1895 aboard the ship "Spree" from Bremen, Germany [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JX36-XZP : 6 December 2014), Vid Kunce, 10 Oct 1895; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Spree, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Contemporary Notables of the name Kunce (post 1700)


  • Kristine Kunce (b. 1970), also known as Kristine Radford, an Australian professional tennis player

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Citations


  1. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J65R-W27 : 6 December 2014), Johann Kunce, 16 Aug 1892; citing departure port Amsterdam, arrival port New York, ship name Rotterdam, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JX36-XZP : 6 December 2014), Vid Kunce, 10 Oct 1895; citing departure port Bremen, arrival port New York, ship name Spree, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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