Early Origins of the Guismann family
The surname Guismann 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 Guismann family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Guismann research.Another 212 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1677, 1480, 1550, 1497, 1562, 1532, 1524, 1580, 1480 and 1550 are included under the topic Early Guismann History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Guismann Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Geisser, Geiss, Geis, Giese, Gise, Geizzer, Geizer, Guiser, Guyser, Geissmann and many more.
Early Notables of the Guismann family (pre 1700)
Notables with the name Guismann 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... Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Guismann Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Guismann family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Anna Barbara Guller Giese, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1731; Agatha Geis, who settled in Philadelphia in 1751; Anna Gunther Maylander Geis, who came to Philadelphia in 1751.