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Origins Available: German, Jewish


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The surname Sachs was first found in the city of Breslau, where the name emerged in mediaeval 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.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Sachs, Sax, Sachse, Sachse and others.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sachs research. Another 220 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1494, 1576, 1698, and 1860 are included under the topic Early Sachs History in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Another 31 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Sachs Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Sachs Settlers in United States in the 18th Century


  • Johan Adam Sachs and Johann Jacob Sachs, both of whom arrived in Philadelphia in 1749
  • Johan Jacob Sachs, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1749
  • Daniel Sachs with his wife and children arrived in Philadelphia in 1751
  • Daniel Sachs, who landed in Boston, Massachusetts in 1751
  • Joh Henrich Sachs, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1754


Sachs Settlers in United States in the 19th Century


  • Sophie Sachs, who arrived in North America in 1832-1849
  • Samuel Sachs, aged 11, landed in New York, NY in 1848
  • Johann Sachs, aged 24, landed in New York, NY in 1848
  • Helene Sachs, aged 54, landed in New York, NY in 1848
  • David Sachs, aged 61, arrived in New York, NY in 1848


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  • Eddie Sachs, American racecar driver
  • Curt Sachs (1881-1959), American music historian
  • Bernard Sachs (1858-1944), American neurologist
  • Nelly Sachs (b. 1891), American poet who received a Nobel prize for literature in 1966
  • Robert Green Sachs (b. 1916), American professor of physics who won a Guggenheim fellowship in 1959
  • George Sachs (1896-1961), Russia-born German and US metallurgist
  • Andrew Sachs (b. 1930), British actor perhaps best known for his portrayal of Manuel in "Fawlty Towers", a role for which he was BAFTA-nominated


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  • Scattered Seeds: the Descendants of Rabbi Israel, on of the Martyrs of Rozanoi, who Perished on the Second Day of Rosh Hashanah 5420 by George I. Sackheim.
  • The Wernecke Family by Gretchen Ann Wernecke.
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  2. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
  3. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
  4. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
  5. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  6. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
  7. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
  8. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  9. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  10. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
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The Sachs Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Sachs 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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