The founder of this
family was Andreas Kreuz (born ca 1590, died December 29, 1666
Milevsko, Kingdom of Bohemia); the original name of the family was "Krajic".
This old patrician family owned several different mills in the
Kingdom of Bohemia hence the mill wheel in the arms.
One of the ancestors - Johannes Baptist Kreuz Jr. (born May 24,
1722, Sepekov, Kingdom of Bohemia, died May 17, 1790 Stemechy,
Kingdom of Bohemia) was "villicus" in the service of Earl Rudolf
Chotek of Chotkov and Vojnin, Oberstlandkammerer.
The current senior member of the family is Mr. Lubomir Kreuz and
heir, or future head of the family, is Mr. Lubomir Marian Kreuz, who
lives in Prague.