Origins Available: Belgium
Early Origins of the Negose family
The surname Negose was first found in Belgium, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in West Flanders
, a province in Belgium, originally Bruges. Within this province the notable towns are Bruges, the capital city, Ostend, Courtrai, Furnes, Thielt, Ypres and Roulers. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into a most influential family.
Early History of the Negose family
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Negose Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Negus, Negos, Nagu, Naguet, Negas, Naiges, Nogues, Noguez and many more.
Early Notables of the Negose family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Negose family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Benjamin Negoose, who came to Boston sometime between 1620 and 1650; Jonathan Negus, who came to Lynn, MA in 1633; Benjamin Negus, who arrived in Boston in 1639.