Germany during the Middle Ages. The name Von schot may also be derived from the Low German word "Von schot," meaning "a floodgate or drain," and would therefore have been initially borne by someone living near a floodgate. Finally, the name may be derived from "Schotte," the name of a town located in Giessen; in this instance, the initial bearer would have been a resident of this town.
Early Origins of the Von schot family
Early History of the Von schot family
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Von schot Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: von Schott, Schott, Schotte, Schött, Schötte and many more.
Early Notables of the Von schot family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Von schot family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: a bearer of Schott, who was listed in 1782 among the German mercenaries who remained in North America after the American Revolution; Andreas Schott, who arrived at the port of Philadelphia in 1752.
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