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Where did the German Sramek family come from? What is the German Sramek family crest and coat of arms? When did the Sramek family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Sramek family history?


Spelling variations of this family name include: Sramek, Scharneck, Schrameck, Schreimeck, Schromeck, Scharemeck and many more.

First found in Austria, where the name Sramek became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sramek research. Another 217 words(16 lines of text) covering the year 1854 is included under the topic Early Sramek History in all our PDF Extended History products.


More information is included under the topic Early Sramek Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Sramek Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Anna Sramek, who immigrated to Chicago in 1869
  • Joh. Sramek, who arrived in Baltimore in 1874
  • James Sramek, who came to Nebraska in 1892

Sramek Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Josef Sramek, who arrived in Galveston, Tex in 1914


  • Peter Sramek, Canadian photographer and artist
  • Frana Sramek (1877-1952), Czech poet and dramatist
  • Jordan Sramek, awarded the 2000 Minnesota State Arts Board Fellowship for Performing Musicians, and in 2002, received an Arts Board Career Opportunity Grant for his Medieval music research in Ireland


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  1. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
  2. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
  3. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
  4. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
  5. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  7. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
  8. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  9. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
  10. 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).
  11. ...

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