Sundberg History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Sundberg family

The surname Sundberg was first found in Hamburg, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation which would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, each playing a significant role in the local social and political affairs. Sandberg is also connected to several place names in the Holstein region.

Early History of the Sundberg family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sundberg research. Another 100 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 184 and 1842 are included under the topic Early Sundberg History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Sundberg Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Sandberg, Sandbberg, Sandberge, Sandbergge, Sandbergs, Sandberger, Sandburg and many more.

Early Notables of the Sundberg family (pre 1700)

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United States Sundberg migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Sundberg Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • Hinrich William Sundberg, aged 17, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1787 [1]
Sundberg Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Charles Sundberg, who landed in New York, NY in 1887 [1]
  • Bernard Sundberg, who settled in Illinois in 1888
  • Anders Petter Sundberg, who settled in Pensacola, FL in 1892
  • Axel H. Sundberg, who arrived in Illinois in 1898

Contemporary Notables of the name Sundberg (post 1700) +

  • Charles G. Sundberg, American politician, Socialist Labor Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1906; Socialist Labor Candidate for Connecticut State House of Representatives from New Haven, 1910, 1912 [2]
  • Bengt E. Sundberg, American politician, Member of Minnesota State Senate 63rd District, 1903-10 [2]
  • Andrew P. Sundberg, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Democrats Abroad, 1984 [2]
  • Alan C. Sundberg, American politician, Justice of Florida State Supreme Court, 1975-82 [2]
  • Harry Sundberg (1898-1945), Swedish bronze medalist footballer at the 1924 Summer Olympics
  • Jaana Sundberg, Finnish judoka who competed in the women's 52 kg category at the 2012 Summer Olympics
  • John Sundberg (1920-2004), Swedish bronze medalist sport shooter at the 1956 Olympic Games

Empress of Ireland
  • Mr. Nils Sundberg (1874-1914), Canadian Third Class Passenger from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada who was traveling aboard the Empress of Ireland and died in the sinking [3]

  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 8) . Retrieved from
  3. ^ Commemoration Empress of Ireland 2014. (Retrieved 2014, June 17) . Retrieved from on Facebook
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