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Early Origins of the Sies family

The surname Sies was first found in Bavaria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. 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.

Early History of the Sies family

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Sies Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Seitz, Sitz, Seetz, Seiz, Seis, Seytz, Seys and others.

Early Notables of the Sies family (pre 1700)

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United States Sies migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Sies Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • Hans Peter Sies, who settled in America in 1709
  • Hans Peter Sies, who landed in New York in 1709 [1]
  • Balthasar Sies, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1737 [1]
  • Valentine Sies, aged 40, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1741 [1]
  • Johenrich Sies, who settled in Philadelphia in 1749
Sies Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Daniel Sies, who settled in Ohio in 1841
  • George Micheal Sies, who settled in Baltimore in 1844


  1. Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)


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