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Multiple Origins for the Surname Munk


Danish


Munk Early Origins



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Munk Spelling Variations


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Munk Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Munk, Munch and Munck and others.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Munk Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Philip Godfriet Munk, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1737

Munk Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Dorothea Munk, who landed in Texas in 1846
  • Israel Munk, who arrived in New York in 1878

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Contemporary Notables of the name Munk (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Munk (post 1700)



  • Leona Addie Munk (1911-2003), American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1960
  • Harry A. Munk (1901-1955), American Republican politician, Member of Nevada State Senate, 1950
  • Walter Heinrich Munk (b. 1917), Vienna-born, American oceanographer
  • Michael Max Munk (1890-1986), German aerospace engineer who created the Variable-Density Wind tunnel in 1921
  • Nina Munk (b. 1967), American journalist and non-fiction writer
  • Kaj Munk (1898-1944), Danish playwright
  • William Munk (1824-1816), English physician, best known for his work as a medical historian and "Munk's Roll"
  • Hermann Munk (1839-1912), German physiologist, known for his contributions in the study of the route from the eye to the brain through his meticulous research methods
  • Andrzej Munk (1920-1961), Polish film director, screen writer and documentalist
  • József Munk (b. 1890), Hungarian silver medalist freestyle swimmer at the 1908 Summer Olympics
  • ... (Another 3 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Munk Family Crest Products


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Munk Family Crest Products




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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
    2. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    3. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
    4. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    5. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
    6. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
    7. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    8. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
    9. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    10. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
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    The Munk Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Munk 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 9 January 2017 at 09:15.

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