The surname Nachtigal was first found in Prussia, where the name emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.
Important Dates for the Nachtigal family
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Nachtigal Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Nachtigal, Nachtegael, Nachtgel, Nachtengel, Nechtegal, Necktengal, Nachtickle, Nacktickle and many more.
Early Notables of the Nachtigal family (pre 1700)
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Nachtigal migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Nachtigal Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
A. Nachtigal, who settled in Indiana in 1860
Carol Nachtigal, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1874
Benj Andr Nachtigal, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1874
Andreas Nachtigal, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1874
Adam Nachtigal, who settled in Philadelphia in 1874