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Clan Prus I here!


f stop 25 | 2,507
23 Jan 2010 #1
Anyone else?
My father is very serious about it. My son merely rolls his eyes.
strzyga 2 | 993
23 Jan 2010 #2
My in-laws are probably Prus II... do I qualify as a subsidiary?
OP f stop 25 | 2,507
23 Jan 2010 #3
Yes. Technically, we're Prus II as well, but if you listen to my father you'd think that the "merger" did not sit well the original, hence the distinction.
Polonius3 994 | 12,367
23 Jan 2010 #4
PRUS I aka PÓ£TORA KRZYŻA: Prus (Prussian), also known as Półtora Krzyża (Cross-and-a-Half), depicting a white cross on a red shield with an extra half-bar protruding on the right, was said to have originated when three pagan Prussian warriors converted to Christianity and were awarded the coat of arms by the Polish king. There are other Prus crests numbered II and III which differ from Prus I.

PRUS II: During the reign of King Casimir the Renewer (1034-1958), his brave commander using the Prus I coat of arms successfully defeated the self-styled Prince Masław (Miecław) who had allied himself with the pagan Pomeranians and Jadvingians to attack the Polish kingdom. As his reward, the commander married Masław’s daughter and added the latter’s twin-scythe or twin-ploughshare emblem to his own Cross-and-a-Half coat of arms which became known as Prus II.
OP f stop 25 | 2,507
23 Jan 2010 #5
I see. Thanks you! Forwarding it to my father.
Prusakowski - | 25
17 Apr 2010 #6
Prus 1, coat of arms............

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prus_coat_of_arms
Kathie
9 Apr 2020 #7
My grandfather was Joseph Prus
My mother was Alice Prus
Ariel prosiak
21 Dec 2022 #8
Hello everybody!!! I need some help my name is prusiak, and i am trying to find the history of my family, my reletives dont knew anything about that, our last cuntry was moldova and the mother of my father is prusiak, i will love any help thank you very mach!!!
Alien 20 | 4,985
21 Dec 2022 #9
@Ariel prosiak
Are you prosiak or prusiak, because there is a huge difference between them.
pawian 224 | 24,422
22 Dec 2022 #10
ng about that, our last cuntry was moldova

Check on Moldovan sites.
adam_ghoraba
19 Oct 2023 #11
Hello, my family's sure names Baldowski was listed in herb prus 1 and I'm really confused cause I'm from Belarus but I know that I have relatives in Poland so does that mean I have polish or Prussian ancestry?
Alien 20 | 4,985
20 Oct 2023 #12
does that mean I have polish or Prussian ancestry?

If you look at Kaczyński and love him, then no.


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