The surname Stengele was first found in Baden, 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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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johannes Stengel, who was recorded in America in 1775 where he was one of the Hessian troops in the War of Independence
, Konrad Stengel, who was among the mercenaries from Ansbach and Bayreuth on record in America in 1782.