Almas History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The Almas surname is derived from two Hungarian terms "al," meaning "beneath" or "under," and the word "mase," which means "somebody" or "someone else's." The surname was most likely originally used to refer to someone who was under somebody else's patronage.
Early Origins of the Almas family
The surname Almas was first found in Hungary where there were several noble families who bearing the Almas or Almasy surnames; as recorded by Johann Siebmacher, the German historian, in his work "Der Ungarischer Adel," an index of the Hungarian nobility.
Early History of the Almas family
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Almas Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Almasy, Almas, Almassy and others.
Early Notables of the Almas family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Almas family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Martin Almasy, who arrived at Ellis Island, NY in 1896; Gyorgy Almasy of Bremen, who arrived at Ellis Island, NY in 1897; Lajos Almasy of Moreny, who arrived at Ellis Island, NY in 1901.
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