The surname Minz was first found in Bavaria, where this ancient family name trace their origin back to the twelfth century. 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.
Important Dates for the Minz family
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Minz Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Mentzer, Menzer, Menziner, Mintzer, Mintz, Menz, Minz, Mentze, Mensch and many more.
Early Notables of the Minz family (pre 1700)
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Minz migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Minz Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Benedict Minz, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1727