Early Origins of the MacHura family
The surname MacHura was first found in Silesia
, and the Czech regions, where the name came from humble beginnings. The surname is derived from the given name Mach, of Slavic origins, and shares the same etymological roots as the English name Matthew. The first of the name in records appears to be Mach Budischer, on record 1362, in Iglau, located in present day Czech territory.
Early History of the MacHura family
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MacHura Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Mach, Macha, Machotta, Macholla, Machule, Mache, Machura, Machnik, Machon, Machoi and many more.
Early Notables of the MacHura family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the MacHura family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Conrad Mach, who was naturalized in Pennsylvania in 1765; J.F. Mach, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1805; Abram Mach, who came to Philadelphia in 1817.