Subject: Re: Swedish surnames
Author: Menke   (guest)
Date: August 2, 2005 at 3:05 AM
Reply to: Swedish surnames by Chris Colombo

De Geer is Dutch, but there are some Swedish nobles with this name. The origin is from a farm or house that stood on grounds that was shaped with a point. The family De Geer especially is believed to be from Luik (Ge: Lüttich, Fr: Liège), a city in Belgium.

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