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Spelling variations of this family name include: Jonasch, Jonash, Jonas, Jonasz, Jonat, Jonietz, Joneweit, Jonescheit, Joneleit, Jonischkeit, Joneck, Jonek, Jonentz, Jonack and many more.
First found in Freienwalde, where the family was widely established in early times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Jonescheit research. Another 151 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1733 and 1752 are included under the topic Early Jonescheit History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 35 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Jonescheit Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jacob Jonasz, who arrived in New York in 1643; Engel Jonas, who settled in Philadelphia in 1748; Johannes Jonas, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1749; Friedrich Jonas, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1791.
The Jonescheit Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Jonescheit 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 29 June 2011 at 08:22.