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Early Origins of the Wysong family


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.

Early History of the Wysong family


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Wysong Spelling Variations


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

Early Notables of the Wysong family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Wysong family to the New World and Oceana


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.

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

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