Hüber Family Genealogy

Hüber
   The Hüber surname is (also Hueber and Huber) is a status name based on Middle High German huobe, a measure of land, varying in size at different periods and in different places, but always of considerable extent, appreciably larger than the holding of the average peasant.
   The surname usually denotes a holder or owner of this amount of land, who would have been a prosperous small farmer and probably one of the leading men of his village. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe, not only in German-speaking lands. The Coat of Arms features a blue shield with a gold eagle's leg. The Crest is a vol gold and blue.
   The surname was first found in Bavaria, where this family name became a prominent contributor to the development of the province.
   Our lineage to this family can be traced back to FRITZ HÜBER (1718 - 12 Jul 1788), who married ANNA MARIA TRÖNDLE (14 Jul 1735 - 1773) on the second of June in 1755. They lived in Rotzel, Baden, Germany, and had ten children.
   One of them was a daughter named AGATHA HÜBER (23 Oct 1766 - 01 Dec 1822), who married IGNATIUS GASSMANN (1764 - 1814) on the eighth of June in 1792.
   Ignatius and Agatha had a daughter named IDA GASSMANN on the 11th of February in 1802 in Rotzel, Baden, Germany.

GENEALOGY

FRITZ HÜBER (1718 - 12 Jul 1788) married ANNA MARIA TRÖNDLE (14 Jul 1735 - 1773) and begat...

AGATHA HÜBER (1766 - 1822) who married IGNATIUS GASSMANN (1764 - 1814) and begat...

IDA GASSMANN (1802 - 1854) who married JOHAN WENK (1801 - 1867) and begat...

IGNANZ GASSMANN WENK (1823 - 1897) who married EVA CATHERINE MANZ (1837 - 1923) and begat...

MARTIN WENK (1876 - 1964) who married MARTHA CAROLINA GRIEB (1880 - 1937) and begat...

ERWIN WENK (1910 - 1982) who married DOROTHY PRITCHARD (b. 1918) and begat...

MARTHA WENK (b. 1940) who married CARLETON MARCHANT HAUSE, JR. (b. 1939) and begat...

JEFF (who married LORI ANN DOTSON), KATHY (who married HAL LARSEN), ERIC (who married MARY MOONSAMMY), and MICHELE HAUSE (who married JOHN SCOTT HOUSTON).

Literature on the Huber Family:

  • "Genealogical History of John Francis Huber From Bucks County, Pennsylvania and His Descendants, With Related Families, 1751-1983" by Gloria C. Hartzell.