Denn History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms 

Early Origins of the Denn family

The surname Denn was first found in Wuerttemberg, where the name was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout European history. The name would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.

Important Dates for the Denn family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Denn research. Another 60 words (4 lines of text) covering the years 1655, 1707, 1681 and 1735 are included under the topic Early Denn History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Denn Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Denner, Denne, Danne, Dane, Denn, Danner and others.

Early Notables of the Denn family (pre 1700)

Another 32 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Denn Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Denn migration to the United States

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Denn Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
  • Christ Denn, who landed in Virginia in 1637 [1]
  • John Denn, who arrived in New Jersey in 1678 [1]
Denn Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • Jacob Denn, who landed in New York, NY in 1782 [1]
Denn Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Christ Henry Denn, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1802 [1]

Contemporary Notables of the name Denn (post 1700)

  • Matthew P. Denn (b. 1966), American lawyer and politician, 45th Attorney General of Delaware (2015-), 25th Lieutenant Governor of Delaware (2009-2015)
  • Robert Denn, English amateur cricketer who made 11 known appearances in first-class cricket matches from 1787 to 1793

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Citations

  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
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