The Ungur surname comes from the German "ungarn," meaning someone from Hungary (a Magyar).
Early Origins of the Ungur family
The surname Ungur was first found in Bohemia, where the name was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal
society that played a prominent role throughout European history. Bearers of Ungur would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for involvement in social, economic and political affairs.
Early History of the Ungur family
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Ungur Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Unger, Ungerer, Ungar, Ungarer, Ungare, Ungars, Ungers, Ungert and many more.
Early Notables of the Ungur family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Ungur family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: William Unger, who arrived in Virginia in 1606; Jacob Unger arrived in Philadelphia in 1738; as did Frederick Unger in 1753; and Georg Ungerer in 1753.
Contemporary Notables of the name Ungur (post 1700)
- Adrian Ungur (b. 1985), Romanian tennis player