The surname Gantes was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where the family has held a
since early times.
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of this family name include: Gand, Gans, Gant, Gond, Gons, Gont, Gande, Gonde, Gandes, Gondes, Gante, Gonte, Gantes, Gontes, de Gand and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Bernard Gans settled in New York City in 1761; Christopher Gans settled in Philadelphia in 1754; Francis Phillip Gans settled in Philadelphia in 1855.