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Geisinger Early Origins



The surname Geisinger 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.

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Geisinger Spelling Variations


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Geisinger Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Giesinger, Geisinger, Gaysinger, Geysinger, Giessing, Goslinga, Giasinger, Geysingen, Gaysingen, Gasinjet and many more.

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Geisinger Early History


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Geisinger Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Geisinger research. Another 177 words (13 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Geisinger History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Geisinger Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Geisinger Early Notables (pre 1700)



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

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Geisinger Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Adam Casper Geisinger, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1749
  • Adam Geisinger, who was on record in Philadelphia in 1749

Geisinger Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • I Geisinger, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1850
  • Andie Geisinger, aged 40, arrived in New York in 1854
  • Francoise Geisinger, aged 26, arrived in New York in 1854
  • David Geisinger, who came to Philadelphia in 1856
  • George B Geisinger, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1876

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Contemporary Notables of the name Geisinger (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Geisinger (post 1700)



  • Harry Clifford Geisinger (1933-2015), American politician who served in the Georgia House of Representatives from 1969 to 1975
  • David Geisinger (1790-1860), American naval officer

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    2. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
    3. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
    4. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    5. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    6. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    7. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
    8. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    9. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    10. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
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    The Geisinger Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Geisinger 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 4 May 2015 at 14:41.

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