Early Origins of the Gamsen family
The surname Gamsen was first found in Switzerland
, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.
Early History of the Gamsen family
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Gamsen Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Gambser, Gamser, Gamsen, Gambsenberg, Gamsendorf, Gomser, Gomzee and many more.
Early Notables of the Gamsen family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Gamsen family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johannes Gamber, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1732; Maria Barbara Gamber, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1749; Johann Wilhelm Gamber, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1749.