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Shuker Early Origins



The surname Shuker 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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Shuker Spelling Variations


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Shuker Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Schuker, Schucker, Schuckher, Schuker, Shucker, Shuker, Schucher and many more.

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Shuker Early History


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Shuker Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Shuker research. Another 157 words (11 lines of text) covering the year 1745 is included under the topic Early Shuker History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Shuker Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Shuker Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Shuker 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:

Shuker Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Betton Shuker, who came to America in 1768

Shuker Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Shuker, who came to Allegheny Co. Pennsylvania in 1889
  • George M. Shuker, who arrived in Allegheny Co. Pennsylvania in 1896

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Contemporary Notables of the name Shuker (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Shuker (post 1700)



  • Lucy Shuker (b. 1980), British wheelchair tennisplayer, the highest ranking woman in the sport in Britain
  • Karl Shuker (b. 1959), British zoologist, cryptozoologist and author
  • John Shuker (b. 1942), English former professional footballer who played for Oxford United (1962-1977)
  • Gavin Shuker (b. 1981), English Labour Co-operative politician, Member of Parliament for Luton South (2010-)
  • Christopher Alan "Chris" Shuker (b. 1982), English football coach and former football midfielder
  • Abraham Shuker (1848-1909), English schoolmaster and cricketer who played first-class cricket for Derbyshire between 1874 and 1882

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Shuker Historic Events


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Shuker Historic Events




HMS Hood

  • Mr. Archibald Shuker (b. 1913), English Leading Seaman serving for the Royal Navy from Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, who sailed into battle on the HMS Hood and died on 24th May 1941 in the sinking

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Shuker Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
    2. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
    3. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    4. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    6. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    7. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    8. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    9. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
    10. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
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    The Shuker Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Shuker 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.

    This page was last modified on 7 September 2015 at 14:25.

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