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Guss Early Origins



The surname Guss was first found in Baden, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

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Guss Spelling Variations


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Guss Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Guss, Güss, Gusser, Gussich, Gus, Gusner, Gess, Gessel, Cuss and many more.

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Guss Early History


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Guss Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Guss research. Another 163 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1752 and 1817 are included under the topic Early Guss History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Guss Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Guss Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Guss 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:

Guss Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Elizabeth Guss, who was on reocrd in Virginia in 1704
  • Elizabeth Guss, who arrived in Virginia in 1704
  • Jon Jacob Guss, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1732
  • Jon Jacob Guss, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1732
  • Jacob Guss, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1749
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Guss (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Guss (post 1700)



  • Hyman Guss, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1940, 1944 (alternate)
  • Louis Guss (b. 1918), American character actor

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2000. Print. (ISBN 978-0806303024).
    2. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    3. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    4. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    5. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
    6. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    7. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    8. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    9. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    10. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
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    The Guss Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Guss 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 1 February 2016 at 09:19.

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