Early Origins of the Schulke family
The surname Schulke 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.
Early History of the Schulke family
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Schulke Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Schuh, Schuck, Shuh, Schuch, Shook, Schug, Schewe, Schugh, Schuhman, Schumann, Schuckman, Schuckmann, Schumaker, Schoemaker, Shoemaker, Schumacher, Schuhmacher, Shoo, Schoo and many more.
Early Notables of the Schulke family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Schulke family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Schulke Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Carl Schulke, aged 2, who landed in America, in 1893
Schulke Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Anna Schulke, aged 54, who emigrated to the United States from Bernstein, Germany, in 1908
- Adali Schulke, aged 8, who emigrated to America from Germany, in 1909
- Bernhard Schulke, aged 16, who landed in America from Osnebrick, Germany, in 1913
- Bertha Schulke, aged 21, who settled in America from Januschlkonov, Germany, in 1913
- Albert Schulke, aged 21, who landed in America from Glutenstein, Germany, in 1923
Contemporary Notables of the name Schulke (post 1700)
- Willi Schülke (1918-1945), German Major der Reserve in the Wehrmacht during World War II, recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves
- Katja Schülke (b. 1984), German National Team handball player