× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2017


Fliss Early Origins



The surname Fliss was first found in Prussia, where the name emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.

Close

Fliss Spelling Variations


Expand

Fliss Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Fliess, Fliessen, Fliessenhausen, Vlees, Vleeschauwer, Vlissingen, Flieshen, Fless and many more.

Close

Fliss Early History


Expand

Fliss Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Fliss research. Another 230 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1692 and 1864 are included under the topic Early Fliss History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Fliss Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Fliss Early Notables (pre 1700)



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

Close

The Great Migration


Expand

The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Lawrens VanDers Van Vlissingen, who came to New Netherland in 1659; Johann Peter Fliess, who arrived in Canada in 1778; Albert Fliess, who settled in Ottawa in 1859.

Close

Contemporary Notables of the name Fliss (post 1700)


Expand

Contemporary Notables of the name Fliss (post 1700)



  • Raphael Michael Gabriel Fliss (1930-2015), American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church
  • John S. Fliss, American Democrat politician, Candidate for New York State Assembly from Erie County 2nd District, 1944 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 17) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Close

Fliss Family Crest Products


Expand

Fliss Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 17) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
  2. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
  3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  4. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  5. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
  6. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
  7. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2000. Print. (ISBN 978-0806303024).
  8. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
  9. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  10. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
  11. ...

The Fliss Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Fliss Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 17 November 2015 at 09:02.

Sign Up

  


FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
House of Names on Facebook
Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
Houseofnames on Pinterest