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The roots of the distinguished German surname Monsche lie in the region of the Rhineland. The name is derived from the Low German words "Münk" or "Mönk," meaning "monk." Monsche was probably first used as a surname by a former member of a monastery, who passed the name down to his descendants.

Monsche Early Origins



The surname Monsche was first found in the Rhineland, where this family was a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Always influential in social affairs, the name became an integral part of that turbulent region as it forged alliances with other families within the region and the nation. The first known bearer of the name was the farmer Albrecht Münch, who lived at the southern edge of the Rhineland in 1204.

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Monsche Spelling Variations


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Monsche Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Munch, Munnich, Munnick, Muench, Münch, Munsch, Münsch, Muenich, Münnich, Monsche, Münich, Muennich and many more.

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Monsche Early History


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Monsche Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Monsche research. Another 323 words (23 lines of text) covering the years 1204, 1286, 1788 and 1831 are included under the topic Early Monsche History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Monsche Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Monsche Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Lorentz Munch and his wife Anna Catharina Weber, who settled in Pennsylvania with their two children in 1739; as did Gottfried Munch in 1765; Adam Muench, who settled in America after fighting in the Revolutionary War, Friedrich Munch, who arrived in Missouri in 1834.

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