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Gus History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms




Early Origins of the Gus family


The surname Gus was first found in Baden, where the 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 search for power.

Early History of the Gus family


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Gus Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Guss, Güss, Gusser, Gussich, Gus, Gusner, Gess, Gessel, Cuss and many more.

Early Notables of the Gus family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Gus family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Gus Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Madame Gus, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1805 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Contemporary Notables of the name Gus (post 1700)


  • H. Gus Muntzing (b. 1905), American Republican politician, Member of West Virginia State House of Delegates from Hardy County, 1957-58; Defeated, 1948; Circuit Judge in West Virginia for the 22nd Judicial Circuit, 1960-69 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 2) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • F. Gus Skibbie, American politician, Mayor of Bowling Green, Ohio, 1967 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 27) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • C. Gus Rys, American Republican politician, Member of New Jersey State House of Assembly 40th District; Elected 1975 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Gus Sessions Wortham (1891-1976), American businessman and educator, co-founder of the American General Insurance Company, eponym of numerous places in Houston, texas
  • Gus Kartes (b. 1981), American soccer player for Greek descent, member of the United States National Team in 1997
  • Gus Solomon, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1940, 1944 [5]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 28) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Gus Gaches, American tenor singer for the Southern Gospel quartet Legacy Five
  • Gus Sharland (1868-1948), English actor, known for Children of Chance (1930), Harmony Heaven (1930) and Two Worlds (1930)
  • Gus Worland, Australian television and radio personality
  • Gus R. Douglass (1927-2015), American politician, West Virginia Commissioner of Agriculture (1993-2013)

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 2) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  3. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 27) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  4. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  5. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 28) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html


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