5,116 Gottschalk members around the world
Gottschalk Family HistoryThis is a wonderful English surname of pre medieval origins. Recorded as Goshawk, Goshawke, and in early surviving church registers of the city of London, as Goschalk and Gottschalk, it is believed to be first recorded in East Anglia. In that respect we have the recording of William Goschawke, the rector of Bawsey in the county of Norfolk in 1540, although clearly other eary recordings may well be found in surviving, but perhaps unpublished, charters. As to why somebody should be called by this name is open to several interpretations.
Who have we missed?
Tell us about any famous Gottschalk (or surname variant) you think we should add here. We will get our genealogists to check them out and add them to the list. Thanks!
Join the conversation with the Gottschalk tribe
- Find your Gottschalk ancestor
- Tell us about your Gottschalk Family
- Tell us about your Gottschalk ancestors
- Ask a question about the Gottschalk history
- Leave a message for Gottschalk family members
Invite more Gottschalk family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the Gottschalk tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest
Discover about where the Gottschalk live around the world
Explore where tribe members live today!
Show off the Gottschalk Family Crest…
Wear your crest with pride...plenty of products to choose from