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The name Schultze comes from one of those ancient dukedoms, territories and states that would eventually form a part of present day Germany. At its birth in the Middle Ages, it was used to indicate someone who worked as a town-mayor derived from the medieval name "Schultheis" which has the same meaning.

Schultze Early Origins



The surname Schultze was first found in Switzerland, where branches of this estimable family were elevated to the ranks of the nobility and came to possess great political influence. The name stems from the medaieval name "Schultheis" which meant "town-mayor."

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Schultze Spelling Variations


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Schultze Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Schultz, Schultheis, Schultes, Schultz, Schultze, Schulz, Scholz and many more.

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Schultze Early History


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Schultze Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Schultze research. Another 539 words (38 lines of text) covering the years 1224, 1680, 1661, 1693, 1719, 1615, 1683, 1747, 1800, 1770, 1849, 1808 and 1883 are included under the topic Early Schultze History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Schultze Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Schultze Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notables of the time with the surname Schultze were Jerzy Georg Daniel Schultz the Younger (1615-1683), Prussian painter of the Baroque era; Johann Abraham Schultz (1747-1800), a composer and conductor of the orchestra of Prince Heinrich...

Another 35 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Schultze Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Schultze Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Godfrey Schultze, who arrived in New York, NY in 1749
  • Gottfried Schultze, who arrived in New York, NY in 1749
  • H Conrad Hieron Schultze, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1773
  • Carl Schultze, who arrived in America in 1777
  • Heinr Schultze, who landed in America in 1779
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Schultze Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John H Schultze, aged 22, arrived in New York in 1801
  • W Schultze, who arrived in North America in 1832-1849
  • Mar Hermine Schultze, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1834
  • Job Fredr Schultze, aged 2, landed in Baltimore, Maryland in 1834
  • Bertha A Schultze, aged 7, arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1834
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Schultze Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Eduard Schultze, aged 21, arrived in Chile in 1903

Schultze Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Joachim Schultze came to Canada in 1783

Schultze Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Charles William Schultze landed in Wellington, New Zealand in 1841

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Contemporary Notables of the name Schultze (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Schultze (post 1700)



  • Charles Louis Schultze (1924-2016), American economist and public policy analyst, Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers (1977-1981)
  • Henry Schultze (1893-1959), American academic, President of Calvin College (1940-1951)
  • Bernard Schultze (1915-2005), German painter, co-founder of the Quadriga group of artists
  • Otto Schultze (1884-1966), German Generaladmiral with the Kriegsmarine during World War II, recipient of the Pour le Mérite during World War I
  • Kristian Schultze (1945-2011), German musician, member of the German New Age band Cusco, son of Norbert Arnold Wilhelm Richard Schultze
  • Sven Schultze (b. 1978), German professional basketball power forward/center, member of the German national basketball team
  • Captain Herbert Schultze (1909-1987), German U-boat commander of the Kriegsmarine during World War II, recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves, at the time Germany's highest military decoration
  • Max Johann Sigismund Schultze (1825-1874), German microscopic anatomist noted for his work on cell theory
  • Norbert Arnold Wilhelm Richard Schultze (1911-2002), German composer of film music, best known for having written the melody of the World War II classic "Lili Marleen"

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    2. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    3. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    4. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    5. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    6. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    7. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    8. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    9. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
    10. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    11. ...

    The Schultze Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Schultze 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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