Early Origins of the Shuwalter family
The surname Shuwalter was first found in East Prussia
, where the name came from Livonia and gain 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 Shuwalter family
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Shuwalter Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Schulwacher, Shuwalter, Showalter, Schoewalter, Schuwalcher, Schuwalwow, Shuwaler, Schoewaler and many more.
Early Notables of the Shuwalter family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Shuwalter family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Showalter, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1744; Maria Showalter, who arrived in America in 1750; Joseph Showalter, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1750.