Almassy History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
The Almassy 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 Almassy family
The surname Almassy 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 Almassy family
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Early Notables of the Almassy family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Almassy family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Almassy Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Susanna Almassy, aged 68, who emigrated to the United States, in 1895
Almassy Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Susie Almassy, aged 34, who landed in America, in 1904
- Anna Almassy, aged 16, who settled in America from Oviz, Hungary, in 1910
- Peter Almassy, aged 47, who landed in America from Nagyselmecz, Hungary, in 1911
- Ludwig Almassy, aged 27, who emigrated to America from Wien, Austria, in 1913
- Andras Almassy, aged 46, who emigrated to the United States from Iske, Hungary, in 1914
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Contemporary Notables of the name Almassy (post 1700)
- Zsuzsa Almássy (b. 1950), Hungarian former Olympic figure skater
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