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Where did the English Hordern family come from? What is the English Hordern family crest and coat of arms? When did the Hordern family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Hordern family history?
The name Hordern, appeared in many references, and from time to time, the surname was spelt Hordern, Horden, Hordin, Hordon, Hordeyne, Hordiene, Hordierne, Orden and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hordern research. Another 323 words(23 lines of text) covering the years 1050, 1196, 1273, 1273, 1296, 1379 and 1696 are included under the topic Early Hordern History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 29 words(2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hordern Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
The New World beckoned as many of the settlers in Ireland, known as the Scotch/Irish, became disenchanted. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Amongst the early settlers who could be considered kinsmen of the Hordern family, or who bore a variation of the surname Hordern were Adam Horden, who sailed to Maine in 1622; John Horden, who came to America in 1763; and Catherine Hordin, who arrived in New York in 1850.
The Hordern Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hordern 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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