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Kunst Early Origins



The surname Kunst was first found in Bohemia and Silesia, where the name was an integral part of the feudal society which would shape modern European history. Individual bearers of the name first mentioned in ancient chronicles include Cuntz der Kuentzel of Kempten (West of Frankfurt) who lived around 1382, and Cuncze von Cracow who lived in Liegnitz, Silesia in 1388.

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Kunst Spelling Variations


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Kunst Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Kunze, Kunz, Kunzel, Kuenz, Kuenze, Kuenzel, Cuntz, Kuntz, Kuntze, Kuntzel, Kuentz, Kunts, Kundt, Kuent, Kunth, Kunt, Kuhnt, Kuehnt, Kuntse, Kuntsel, Kunstler, Kuents, Kuentse, Cuncze and many more.

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Kunst Early History


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Kunst Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Kunst research. Another 271 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1701, 1767, 1792, 1839 and 1894 are included under the topic Early Kunst History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Kunst Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Kunst Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Kunst 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:

Kunst Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Jan Barantse Kunst, who arrived in New York in 1658 [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)

Kunst Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Andras Kunst, aged 18, who settled in America from Mokrin, Hungary, in 1907
  • Anna Kunst, aged 6, who landed in America from Ronsdorf, Germany, in 1907
  • Barbara Kunst, aged 16, who emigrated to the United States from Szakalhaza, Hungary, in 1908
  • Adolf Kunst, aged 31, who emigrated to the United States from Crhimimitschan, Germany, in 1909
  • Amalie Kunst, aged 54, who landed in America from Gnesen, Poland, in 1922
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Kunst Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Philip Kunst, who landed in Auckland, New Zealand in 1840

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Contemporary Notables of the name Kunst (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Kunst (post 1700)



  • Wilhelm Kunst (1909-1986), German wood sculptor
  • Wilhelm Kunst (1799-1859), German actor
  • Pieter Cornelisz Kunst (1484-1560), Dutch Renaissance painter

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Citations


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Citations



  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. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  2. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  3. 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).
  4. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
  5. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
  6. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
  7. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
  8. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
  9. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  10. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
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The Kunst Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Kunst 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 13 July 2016 at 21:10.

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