Lonis History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
The distinguished surname Lonis is of German origin. It is derived from the German personal name
"Apollonius," which is itself derived from "Apollo," the name of the Greek god of the arts, archery, and divination. The surname was probably originally used to indicate "a son of Apollonius."
Early Origins of the Lonis family
The surname Lonis was first found in Westphalia
, where the surname Lonis was thought to have originated. The young Lonis family was instrumental during this early period, playing a crucial role in the development of medieval Westphalian
society. An early record mentions der Lönis zu Mülhausen in a document that dates back to 1350.
Early History of the Lonis family
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Lonis Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lohnes, Löhnes, Lonis, Lönis, Lönnies, Lonas and many more.
Early Notables of the Lonis family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Lonis family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Lonis Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
- Anna Lonis, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1757
- Johannes Lonis, who landed in Nova Scotia in 1757
Contemporary Notables of the name Lonis (post 1700)
- Ernest J. Lonis, American Republican politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Oswego County, 1935-42 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
Lonis Family Crest Products
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html