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Wust Early Origins



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

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Wust Spelling Variations


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Wust Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Wuest, Wust, Wysten, Wuesten, Quest, Questen and many more.

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Wust Early History


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Wust Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Wust research. Another 177 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 172 and 1728 are included under the topic Early Wust History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Wust Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Wust Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Wust 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:

Wust Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Elise Wust, aged 44, who settled in America from Germany, in 1893

Wust Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Ernst Wust, aged 37, who landed in America from Hamburg, Germany, in 1908
  • Gertrud Wust, aged 36, who landed in America from Risdorf, Germany, in 1909
  • Charlotte Wust, aged 11, who emigrated to the United States from Risdorf, Germany, in 1909
  • Gustav August Theodor Wust, aged 39, who emigrated to the United States from Frankfurt, Germany, in 1911
  • Friedrich Wust, aged 21, who emigrated to America from Mannheim, Germany, in 1913
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Wust (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Wust (post 1700)



  • Peter Wust (1884-1940), German existentialist philosopher
  • Marcel Wüst (b. 1967), German former road bicycle racer
  • Ireen Wust (b. 1986), Dutch winner of four gold, three slivers, and a bronze Olympic medals for speed skating at the 2006, 2010, and 2014 games

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Wust Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    2. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
    3. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmachers Wappenbuch. München, Battenberg: 1975. Print.
    4. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    5. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
    6. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    7. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    8. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    9. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    10. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
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    The Wust Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Wust 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 29 April 2014 at 13:46.

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