The surname laus was first found in Bohemia, where this family became a prominent contributor to the development of the area from ancient times. Ancient chronicles mention Friedrich Lur of Michelfeld in 1343. Always prominent in social affairs, the name became an integral part of that turbulent region as it emerged to form alliances with other families within the
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of this family name include: Lauer, Laure, Lauerer, Laurer, Lauher, Lau, Laue and others.
During this early period, notable bearers of the name laus included Nicolaes Lauwers (1600-1652), a Flemish
engraver; Conrad Lauwers (1622-1675), a Flemish
engraver from Antwerp; Franz von Lauer (d.1803), who was a member of the Austrian
branch of Lauers. He was... Another 41 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early laus Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.