The German state of Bavaria
is the ancestral home of the Allisina family. Allisina is a local
name. Allisina is a name for someone who lived in Frankfurt, where the family was found since the early Middle Ages.The family name Allisina can be traced back to the Middle Ages, when this area was a region characterized by feudalism
Early Origins of the Allisina family
The surname Allisina was first found in Frankfurt, where the family name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their quest to enhance their power.
Early History of the Allisina family
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Allisina Spelling Variations
Many cultural groups lived in the German states in medieval times. Each had its own dialect and traditions, and unique variations of popular names. Low German, which is similar to contemporary Dutch, was spoken in Westphalia
. German names are characterized by additions such as regional suffixes and phrases that tell something about the origin or background of its original bearer. Further contributing to the variation in German names was the fact that there were no spelling rules in medieval times: scribes recorded names according to their sound. The recorded spelling variations
of Allisina include Alesina, Allisina, Allesyna, Allesinna, Alesinna and others.
Early Notables of the Allisina family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Allisina family to the New World and Oceana
European migration to North America began in the mid-17th century and continued unabated until the mid-20th. Many Bavarians made the long trip to escape poverty or persecution based on their religious beliefs. The chance for tenant
farmers to own their own land was also a major drawing card. They settled all across the United States in Pennsylvania, Texas, New York, Illinois, and California. Many came to Canada also, settling in Ontario and the prairie provinces. Analysis of immigration records has shown some of the first Allisinas to arrive in North America, and among them were: settlers who established themselves along the eastern seaboard of United States and in Canada during the 18th and 19th centuries.