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Multiple Origins for the Surname Pinter


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Pinter Early Origins



The surname Pinter was first found in Austria, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.

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Pinter Spelling Variations


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Pinter Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Pinter, Pintner and others.

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Pinter Early History


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Pinter Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Pinter research. Another 233 words (17 lines of text) covering the year 1930 is included under the topic Early Pinter History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Pinter Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Pinter Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Pinter Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Pinter Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John Pinter, who landed in Watertown, Massachusetts in 1662 [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)

Pinter Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johan Foost Pinter, who arrived in New York in 1709 [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)

Pinter Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Mathias Pinter and his wife Margarethe Deutsch, who arrived in Pennsylvania from Saarland in 1856 with their four children
  • Peter Pinter, who settled in Illinois in 1870
  • Johanna Pinter, who setted in Baltimore in 1873
  • Jakob Pinter and his wife Maria Brill, who emigrated from Prussia to Arkansas in 1880 with their six children

Pinter Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • G. Pinter, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Gertrude" in 1863

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Contemporary Notables of the name Pinter (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Pinter (post 1700)



  • Mark Pinter (b. 1950), American politician
  • Colleen Zenk Pinter (b. 1953), American actress
  • Joseph Benjamin Pinter, American politician, Socialist Labor Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976; Member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1969-77 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Joseph Pinter Jr., American politician, Socialist Labor Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976; Member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1965 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Irene Pinter, American politician, Member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953, 1965-77; Socialist Labor Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Herbert J. Pinter, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Michigan State Senate 25th District, 1954 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Harry Pinter, American politician, Socialist Labor Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Ethel Pinter, American politician, Member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953, 1965-77; Socialist Labor Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968, 1972, 1976 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • József Pintér (b. 1953), Hungarian chess Grandmaster and chess writer
  • Attila Pintér (b. 1978), Hungarian footballer
  • ... (Another 4 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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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)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 21) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  2. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  3. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
  4. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
  5. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
  6. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
  7. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
  8. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  9. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
  10. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Journeys German Immigration, Settlement and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
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The Pinter Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Pinter 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.

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