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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 [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)

Munk Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

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

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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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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. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  2. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
  3. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  4. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
  5. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
  6. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
  7. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
  8. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
  9. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  10. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  11. ...

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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