Mathies. In some instances, the name was a variant of Heuss. The Heyse variant is more commonly found in Northern Germany.
and the South.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johannes Heisy, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1728; David Heisler, who arrived in Georgia in 1733-1783; George Heisler, who was naturalized in Pennsylvania between 1740 and 1773.