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Schnell Early Origins



The surname Schnell was first found in Bavaria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

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Schnell Spelling Variations


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Schnell Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Schnell, Schnel, Schnelle, Snell, Snelle, Schneller, Schnellmann and many more.

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Schnell Early History


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Schnell Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Schnell research. Another 207 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1733, 1785, and 1856 are included under the topic Early Schnell History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Schnell Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Schnell Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Schnell Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Jacob Schnell, who landed in New York in 1709
  • Just Schnell, who landed in New York in 1709
  • Johann Leonhart Schnell, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1742
  • Leonard Schnell, who landed in New York, NY in 1742
  • Michael Schnell, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1742
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Schnell Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Anna Elizabeth Schnell, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1802
  • Johann Jost Schnell, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1802
  • Johan Philip Schnell, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1802
  • Levi Schnell, who landed in Ohio in 1835
  • Carl Schnell, aged 15, arrived in New Orleans, La in 1845
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Schnell Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • George Schnell, who landed in Wisconsin in 1920

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Contemporary Notables of the name Schnell (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Schnell (post 1700)



  • Ray Schnell (1893-1907), American politician from North Dakota; state legislator and lieutenant governor
  • William E. Schnell, American politician, Mayor of Tonawanda, New York, 1916
  • Richard J. Schnell, American Democrat politician, Postmaster at Elgin, Illinois, 1948-71 (acting, 1948-51)
  • Gary Schnell, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1972
  • Donald Schnell, American Republican politician, Candidate for Wisconsin State Assembly 6th District, 1974
  • F. Wolfgang Schnell (1913-2006), German professor of applied genetics and plant breeding
  • Henry Schnell (1868-1869), German arms dealer in Japan during the Boshin war
  • Siegfried Schnell (1916-1944), German ace fighter pilot in the Luftwaffe during WWII, recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves
  • Georg H. Schnell (1878-1951), German film actor
  • Frederick H Schnell, German radio manager
  • ... (Another 1 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



    Other References

    1. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    3. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
    4. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    5. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2000. Print. (ISBN 978-0806303024).
    6. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    7. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    8. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    9. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    10. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
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    The Schnell Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Schnell 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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