Geese History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Geese family
The surname Geese was first found in the Rhineland, where this family was a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Always influential in social affairs, the name became an integral part of that turbulent region as it forged alliances with other families within the region and the nation. Alsace Lorraine was their original birth place.
Early History of the Geese family
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Geese Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Geisser, Geiss, Geis, Giese, Gise, Geizzer, Geizer, Guiser, Guyser, Geissmann and many more.
Early Notables of the Geese family (pre 1700)
Notables with the name Geese during this period were Tiedemann Giese (1480-1550), German Catholic bishop from Danzig, Prince-Bishop of Warmia; Georg Giese (1497-1562), German merchant from Danzig, subject of...
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Geese migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Geese Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- George Geese, who arrived in New Jersey in 1755 
- Rudolf Geese, who settled in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1778
Geese Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Gerh Heinr Geese, who landed in America in 1834 
- Wilhelm Geese, who arrived in Texas in 1846
- Daniel Geese, who settled in New York in 1874
- Daniel Geese, aged 21, who landed in New York, NY in 1874 
Related Stories +
- ^ 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)