Blees History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Noble surnames, such as Blees, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the French people. The original bearer of the name Blees, which is a local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Burgoigne. In France, hereditary surnames were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The Blees family originally derived its name from the name of the town of Ble, which was in Burgoigne.

Early Origins of the Blees family

The surname Blees was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where the family has held a family seat since very early times.

Important Dates for the Blees family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Blees research. Another 206 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1235, 1273, 1402, 1537, 1571, 1601, 1613, 1615, 1703, and 1730 are included under the topic Early Blees History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Blees Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Blé, Bled, Blés, Blée, Blées, Bley, Blez, du Blé, de Blé, de Blee, du Blee, Dublé and many more.

Early Notables of the Blees family (pre 1700)

More information is included under the topic Early Blees Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Blees family

Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Samuel Blée who settled in Philadelphia in 1808 and Charles Bée who also settled in Philadelphia in 1828.

Contemporary Notables of the name Blees (post 1700)

  • Robert Blees (b. 1918), American writer and producer of films and television, active from 1953 to 1981
  • Colonel Frederick Wilhelm Victor Blees (1860-1906), Prussian immigrant to the United States who became a philanthropist, teacher, founder of Blees Military Academy
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