The Alznauer Surname Project
We are a group of people with the surname Alznauer or variants with ancestors in the old Austro-Hungarian Empire. (We also have members with ancestors on their maternal lines named Alznauer or variants). All branches with these surnames are Sachsen Germans, sometimes called Carpathen Germans.Main places of known previous residence are Einsiedel (Szepes Remete in Hungarian, Mnisek nad Hnilcom in Slovakian)and nearby villages in Zips, today, Spis County, Slovakia as well as Jakobeny, Luisenthal and other towns in Siebenburgen (Transylvania) or Bukovina, all in Romania. It is known that people, including Alznauers migrated from Zips to Jakobeny and Bukovina in general.Possible surname variants are Altznauer, Alsnauer, Alzner, Alsner, and Altzner. People with these surnames are known to have migrated to Austria, Germany, Scandinavia, Canada and the United States of America. Currently,we have a Yahoo Group with a message board (optional read-by-email capability or Daily D
Other surnames in Project
Alcznauer, Alsnauer, Altznauer, Alzenauer
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