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Wysong Early Origins



The surname Wysong was first found in Germany, where the name Wysong made a great early contribution to the feudal society of Europe. The name became prominent in local affairs, where it continued to play important roles in the savage tribal and national conflicts as each group sought to enhance its power and status in an ever changing territorial profile. The earliest known record of the surname Wysong is of Hans Weysung, who was a pot maker in Ulm in 1505.

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Wysong Spelling Variations


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Wysong Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Wysong, Wisong, Weisong, Wiesong, Weysong and others.

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Wysong Early History


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Wysong Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Wysong research. Another 89 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Wysong History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Wysong Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Wysong Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Wysong 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 or some of its variants were: Joseph Wisong, who was naturalized in Fairfield County, Ohio in 1847.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Wysong (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Wysong (post 1700)



  • Harlan "Biff" Wysong (1905-1951), American Major League Baseball pitcher for the Cincinnati Reds (1930-1932)
  • David C. Wysong (b. 1949), American politician, Kansas State Senator and a member of the Republican Party
  • Joe Wysong, American editor of "The Gestalt Journal"
  • William Sidney Wysong (1876-1963), American Democrat politician, Mayor of Webster Springs, West Virginia, 1907-09; Member of West Virginia State House of Delegates from Webster County, 1911-14, 1929-30, 1935-36, 1951-52 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 15) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Scott Wysong, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1972 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 15) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Frank M. Wysong, American politician, Mayor of Nevada, Missouri, 1957 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 15) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Henry Dudley Wysong (1939-1998), American professional golfer, runner-up PGA championship 1966, Vice-President of the PGA of America

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  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 15) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
  2. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  3. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  4. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  5. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
  6. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
  7. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  8. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
  9. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
  10. 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).
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The Wysong Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Wysong 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 11:33.

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