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Where did the French Gans family come from? What is the French Gans family crest and coat of arms? When did the Gans family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Gans family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Gand, Gans, Gant, Gond, Gons, Gont, Gande, Gonde, Gandes, Gondes, Gante, Gonte, Gantes, Gontes, de Gand and many more.
First found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where the family has held a family seat since early times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gans research. Another 343 words(24 lines of text) covering the years 1258, 1307, 1385, 1420, 1440, 1500, 1612 and 1669 are included under the topic Early Gans History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Gans Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Gans Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Gans Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
The Gans Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Gans 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.
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