Early Origins of the Schalk family
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
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
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Schalk Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Schalk (post 1700)
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