Geissmann History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Geissmann family
The surname Geissmann 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.
Important Dates for the Geissmann family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Geissmann research. Another 130 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1677, 1480, 1550, 1497, 1562, 1532, 1524, 1580, 1480 and 1550 are included under the topic Early Geissmann History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Geissmann 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 Geissmann family (pre 1700)
Notables with the name Geissmann 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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Geissmann migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Typical Geissmann Emigration from the United Kingdom to North America
Geissmann Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Ant Geissmann, who arrived in Galveston, Tex in 1851 
- Jacques Geissmann, who arrived in New Orleans in 1852
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