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Where did the German Loose family come from? What is the German Loose family crest and coat of arms? When did the Loose family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Loose family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Loose, Lose, Loohse, Lohse, Loohs, Loos, Loes, Loese, Losek, Loseck, Loseke, Losecke, Loseker, Losecker, Loosmann, Loosman and many more.
First found in Lueneburg, where the family can be traced as early as 1277. Members of the family gradually migrated throughout Europe, to regions such as Pomerania, where the branch of the family Lozeke von Loysin was recorded in 1313. In 1416, the branch Lose von Osthem was recorded in the area of Werden/Ruhr, and later in 1423, a member of the family, Helmer Loseke was recorded in Hannover. Today Loose is a municipality in the district of Rendsburg-Eckernförde, in Schleswig-Holstein.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Loose research. Another 207 words(15 lines of text) covering the years 1505, 1746, 1774, 1836 and 1812 are included under the topic Early Loose History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 35 words(2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Loose Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Loose Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century
Loose Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
Loose Settlers in the United States in the 20th Century
The Loose Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Loose 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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