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Nobis Early Origins



The surname Nobis was first found in Germany, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as numerous branches of the same house acquired distant estates, some of which were located in other countries. Through the acquisition of these estates as well as their important contributions to society, the family successfully elevated their social status.

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Nobis Spelling Variations


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Nobis Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Nobis, Nobes, Nobbis, Nobbes and others.

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Nobis Early History


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Nobis Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Nobis research. Another 133 words (10 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Nobis History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Nobis Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Nobis Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Nobis Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Nobis Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Barbara Nobis and Gertrud Nobis, who both arrived in Valdivia, Chile in 1851
  • Daniel Nobis, who came from Bremen to New York in 1857 with his wife Elisabeth and his daughter Henriette

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Contemporary Notables of the name Nobis (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Nobis (post 1700)



  • Jennifer Nobis (b. 1984), American soccer player
  • Elizabeth Nobis (b. 1916), American Republican politician, Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980
  • Thomas Henry Nobis Jr. (b. 1943), former American football player
  • Johann Nobis (1899-1940), Austrian conscientious objector
  • Dr. Nathan Nobis, analytic philosopher, teacher at State University of New York, Buffalo

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
    2. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    3. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    4. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    5. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    7. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    8. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    9. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    10. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
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    The Nobis Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Nobis 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 15 January 2016 at 12:31.

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