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Rudnick Early Origins



The surname Rudnick 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.

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Rudnick Spelling Variations


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Rudnick Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Rudenick, Rudnicki, Rudkowski, Rudnia, Rudnyanszky, Rudowkski, Rudzicki, Rudziewicki, Rutkowski and many more.

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Rudnick Early History


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Rudnick Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rudnick research. Another 233 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1500, 1580, and 1600 are included under the topic Early Rudnick History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rudnick Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rudnick Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Rudnick 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:

Rudnick Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Charles Rudnick, aged 24, arrived in New York in 1919 aboard the ship "Mauretania" from Southampton, England [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J679-W6V : 6 December 2014), Charles Rudnick, 07 Apr 1919; citing departure port Southampton, arrival port New York, ship name Mauretania, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Louis Rudnick, aged 27, arrived in New York City, New York in 1919 aboard the ship "Royal George" from Southampton, England [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J647-3ZK : 6 December 2014), Louis Rudnick, 01 Oct 1919; citing departure port Southampton, arrival port New York City, New York, New York, ship name Royal George, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Walter Rudnick, aged 24, arrived in New York, N.Y. in 1920 aboard the ship "Mercury" from Danzig, Poland [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6F3-F48 : 6 December 2014), Walter Rudnick, 28 Jun 1920; citing departure port Danzig, arrival port New York, N.Y., ship name Mercury, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Benjamin Rudnick, aged 26, arrived in New York, N.Y. in 1920 aboard the ship "Calamares" from Havana,Santiago,Kingston,Cristobal,PortL [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6FP-D53 : 6 December 2014), Benjamin Rudnick, 26 Jan 1920; citing departure port Havana,Santiago,Kingston,Cristobal,PortL, arrival port New York, N.Y., ship name Calamares, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rudnick (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Rudnick (post 1700)



  • Steve Rudnick, American writer, producer and author, best known for his work on The Santa Clause 2, Space Jam (1996) and The Santa Clause (1994)
  • Joel Rudnick (b. 1936), American painter and sculptor from Brooklyn, New York
  • Paul M. Rudnick (b. 1957), American Hugo Award nominated playwright, screenwriter and novelist
  • Josef Rudnick (1917-2009), German businessman and politician
  • Erich Rudnick (1916-1988), East Prussian Oberleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II, recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J679-W6V : 6 December 2014), Charles Rudnick, 07 Apr 1919; citing departure port Southampton, arrival port New York, ship name Mauretania, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J647-3ZK : 6 December 2014), Louis Rudnick, 01 Oct 1919; citing departure port Southampton, arrival port New York City, New York, New York, ship name Royal George, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6F3-F48 : 6 December 2014), Walter Rudnick, 28 Jun 1920; citing departure port Danzig, arrival port New York, N.Y., ship name Mercury, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  4. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6FP-D53 : 6 December 2014), Benjamin Rudnick, 26 Jan 1920; citing departure port Havana,Santiago,Kingston,Cristobal,PortL, arrival port New York, N.Y., ship name Calamares, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Other References

  1. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
  2. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
  3. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
  4. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
  5. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
  6. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
  7. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
  8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  9. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  10. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
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The Rudnick Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rudnick 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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