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Where did the German Wisong family come from? What is the German Wisong family crest and coat of arms? When did the Wisong family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Wisong family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Wysong, Wisong, Weisong, Wiesong, Weysong and others.
First found in Germany, where the name Wisong made a great early contribution to the feudal society of Europe. The name became prominent in local affairs, where it continued to play important roles in the savage tribal and national conflicts as each group sought to enhance its power and status in an ever changing territorial profile. The earliest known record of the surname Wisong is of Hans Weysung, who was a pot maker in Ulm in 1505.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Wisong research. Another 127 words(9 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Wisong History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Wisong Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Wisong Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Wisong Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Wisong 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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