Home   |   Customer Service   |   Site Map   |   Name Search   |   How To Buy

Shopping Cart
0 Items
100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEE - no headaches!
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2015

Origins Available: English, German

Where did the German Walcher family come from? What is the German Walcher family crest and coat of arms? When did the Walcher family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Walcher family history?

 More

Spelling variations of this family name include: Walcher, Wallcher, Walcherr, Walchere, Walchers, Walchher, Walsher, Walshire, Wilsher, Walcherre, Walcheres and many more.

First found in Austria, where the name Walcher became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.


 More

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Walcher research. Another 220 words(16 lines of text) covering the years 1854 and 1873 are included under the topic Early Walcher History in all our PDF Extended History products.

 More

More information is included under the topic Early Walcher Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

 More

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Walcher Settlers in United States in the 18th Century


  • Peter Walcher, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1751

Walcher Settlers in United States in the 19th Century


  • Hannah Walcher, who arrived in Baltimore in 1831
  • Adam Walcher, who traveled from Bremen to New York city in 1860

 More

  • Hartwig Walcher (b. 1967), Austrian artist


 More

Popular Family Crest Products
 
Walcher Armorial History With Coat of ArmsWalcher Armorial History With Coat of Arms
Walcher Coat of Arms & Surname History PackageWalcher Coat of Arms & Surname History Package
Walcher Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage SeriesWalcher Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage Series
Walcher Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chainWalcher Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chain
Walcher Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee MugWalcher Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee Mug
Walcher Armorial History with FrameWalcher Armorial History with Frame
Walcher Framed Surname History and Coat of ArmsWalcher Framed Surname History and Coat of Arms
More Family Crest Products
 More

 More

  1. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
  2. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
  3. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  4. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
  5. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  6. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
  7. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
  8. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
  9. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  10. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
  11. ...

The Walcher Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Walcher Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 23 September 2010 at 15:38.

Sign Up


100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEE - no headaches!