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Where did the German Gause family come from? What is the German Gause family crest and coat of arms? When did the Gause family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Gause family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Gausepohl, Geispolzheim, Ebelin, Gauspolzheim, Gausepolzheim, Gozepohl, Gocepohl, Gosspohl, Goespohl, Gosspohlzheim, Goespohlzheim, Gasepohl, Gazepohl, Gouzepohl, Gasepohlzheim, Gousepohlzheim and many more.
First found in the Rhineland, where this family was a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Always influential in social affairs, the name became an integral part of that turbulent region as it forged alliances with other families within the region and the nation.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gause research. Another 184 words(13 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Gause History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Gause Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Gause Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
- Henry Gause, who settled in Indiana in 1821-1847
- Benjamin Gause, who came to San Francisco in 1852
- Cathrine Gause, who came to New York, NY in 1857
- John Gause, who settled in Illinois in 1886
- Christ Gause, who settled in Illinois in 1890
- Jesse Gause (1785-1836), early leader in the Latter Day Saint movement
- Paul Gause (b. 1986), American football cornerback
- Isaac Gause (1843-1920), American corporal in Union Army during the American Civil War, recipient of the Medal of Honor
- Lucien Coatsworth Gause (1836-1880), American politician and lawyer from Arkansas
- Alfred Gause (1896-1967), German Generalleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II, recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross
- Georgii Frantsevich Gause (1870-1937), Russian biologist
- Raymond Gause (b. 1961), Puerto Rican former basketball player
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- Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
The Gause Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Gause 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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