The Trautback surname is thought to derive from the word "traube" meaning "grape."
Early Origins of the Trautback family
The surname Trautback 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 Trautback family
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Trautback Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Traubach, Traubache, Traubaches, Traubachs, Traubbach, Traubachh, Traubaach, Traubacche, Traubacch, Trautbach and many more.
Early Notables of the Trautback family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Trautback family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Nicholas Trauback, who was naturalized in Allegheny Co., PA in 1876; Adam Traube, who settled in North America in 1777; Rupert Traub, who arrived in America in 1749.