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Where did the German Hohen family come from? What is the German Hohen family crest and coat of arms? When did the Hohen family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Hohen family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Hohenstein, Hohen, Hohenstraeten, Hohenstaur, Hohensteufen, Hohenthal and many more.
First found in Hessen, where the name was closely identified in the early period of history with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout Europe. The name would later emerge as an influential noble family, having many distinguished branches, and well known for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hohen research. Another 138 words(10 lines of text) covering the years 1709, 1717, 1733, and 1790 are included under the topic Early Hohen History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Hohen Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Georg Hohenstein, on record as one of the Hessian Troops in the American War for Independence in 1775; Freid Hohenstein, who arrived in Baltimore in 1831.
The Hohen Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hohen 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.
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