Schalk History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Schalk family
The surname Schalk was first found in East Prussia
, where the name came from humble beginnings in Livonia. They branched to Sweden very early and were granted lands and estates in that country but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as numerous branches of the same house acquired distant estates, some of which were located in other countries. Through the acquisition of these estates as well as their important contributions to society, the family successfully elevated their social status.
Early History of the Schalk family
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Schalk Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Schwalk, Schwalch, von Schwalk, von Schwalch and others.
Early Notables of the Schalk family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Schalk family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Schalk Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Barbaras Schalk, who settled in Baltimore in 1832
- Cather Schalk, who settled in Baltimore in 1832
- Carl Schalk, who arrived in New York, NY in 1837
- Adolph Schalk, who arrived in New York, NY in 1863
- Auguste Schalk, who settled in New York in 1868
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Contemporary Notables of the name Schalk (post 1700)
- Adolph Schalk, American politician, Member of New Jersey State House of Assembly from Essex County, 1863-64 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
Schalk Family Crest Products
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