Preuss History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Preuss family
The surname Preuss was first found in Prussia, where the name emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region Saxony. The name Preuss came from an ancient Baltic tribe of the name Prüsen, a tribe displaced by the German tribes in the 13th century. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.
Early History of the Preuss family
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Preuss Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Preuss, Pruys, Preussner, Preussler, Preissler, Prutz, Preis, Preiss, Preisser, Preissler, Preissman, Prusse, Prussman and many more.
Early Notables of the Preuss family (pre 1700)
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In the United States, the name Preuss is the 15,376th most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. 
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Preuss Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Preuss Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Preuss Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Emigration to Australia followed the First Fleets of convicts, tradespeople and early settlers. Early immigrants include:
Preuss Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century