The Traube surname is thought to derive from the word "traube" meaning "grape."
Early Origins of the Traube family
The surname Traube was first found in Bavaria
, where the name Traubach 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.
Early History of the Traube family
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Traube Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Traubach, Traubache, Traubaches, Traubachs, Traubbach, Traubachh, Traubaach, Traubacche, Traubacch, Trautbach and many more.
Early Notables of the Traube family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Traube family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Traube Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Adam Traube, who settled in North America in 1777
Contemporary Notables of the name Traube (post 1700)
- Klaus Traube (1928-2016), German engineer, former manager in the German nuclear power industry
- Wilhelm Traube (1866-1942), German chemist
- Ludwig Traube (1861-1907), German palaeographer
- Ludwig Traube (1818-1876), German pathologist
- Arthur Traube (1878-1948), German chemist
- Moritz Traube (1826-1894), German chemist