Origins Available: English
The surname Lunde comes from the Norman toponymic de la Lounde.
Early Origins of the Lunde family
The surname Lunde was first found in County Tipperary
(Irish: Thiobraid Árann), established in the 13th century in South-central Ireland
, in the province of Munster
, where in 1297, Gilbert de la Lounde was murdered by O'Mores. The name Lunde occurs in 1307, and in the early 14th century, Lundey was the name of a cottager in Tipperary
. According to the Ormond Deeds, in 1533, John Boy Lundey, a 100 year old Tipperary
man, gave evidence as a witness to a crime.
Early History of the Lunde family
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Lunde Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Lunde family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Lunde family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Lundy, who landed in New York in 1804; William Lundey, who was naturalized in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in 1844; John, Michael, and Margrate Lundy, who arrived in New York in 1847.
Contemporary Notables of the name Lunde (post 1700)
- Paul Lunde, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 4th District, 1988, 1992
- Jeffrey Lunde, American politician, Mayor of Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, 2011-; Defeated, 2010
- Fred H. Lunde, American Republican politician, Supervisor of Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, 1967-70; Defeated, 1970
- Brian Lunde, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1980