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Where did the German Danziger family come from? What is the German Danziger family crest and coat of arms? When did the Danziger family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Danziger family history?The Danziger surname was a habitational name, taken on from the place name Danzig, on the Baltic Sea, in present day Poland. As Danzig was a busy port city, the name may have been acquired by merchants who then took the name with them on their travels, as well by people who were born there and moved away.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Danzig, Danziger, Dantzen, Danzer, Danzinger, Dansigger, Dantzig, Dansinger, Danninger, Dantziger and many more.
First found in West Prussia, where the name Danzinger 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.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Danziger research. Another 188 words(13 lines of text) covering the years 1707, 1805, and 1852 are included under the topic Early Danziger History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 29 words(2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Danziger Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Danziger Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Danziger Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Danziger 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.
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