The recordings of a historical tribe
the year of 1587, to a family-member of the Unterkirchers, LORENZ
family-crest was awarded by the Habsburger.
Unterkircher has been a mountain-judge-lawyer in the Alsace.
Original entry is registered in the crest-archive in the Tyrolean
National-museum, Ferdinandeum, Innsbruck, Archive-Book 412.
the year of 735 A.D., Bajuwarian immigrated to the area which is today
called as “South-Tyrol”. The Bavarian Duke Tassilo III. founded a
monastery in Innichen, to enable the spread of the Christian religion
and the baviarian culture.
the Bavarian touch can be seen on the crest of the Unterkircher.
of the crest :
Bajuwarian lion with the blue gentian which is sitting on a helmet,
of the family and the heroical background. Underknees is the actual
with the white/red Tyrolean colors, and again the bajuwarian
with the Bavarian gentian in their paws, and below the church on
mountain-ground which describes the name Unterkircher.
photo of the crest was taken by myself and originally re-painted by
Mr. Schindler in Farchant.
several buildings of the Unterkirchers, the crest it is painted. The
information all originated from the archive in the Tyrolean National
Originaleintrag im Wappenbuch, Landesmuseum
Das Wappen am Nußbauerhof in Schabs, Pustertal