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Moen History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms


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Early Origins of the Moen family


The surname Moen was first found in Holland, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in South Holland, a province of Holland, the most crowded province of the Netherlands. The principal cities are Rotterdam, Leyden and Shiedam. Noted is the famed castle of Teilengen where Jacqueline of Bavaria is buried. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.

Early History of the Moen family


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Moen Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Moens, Moen, Moense, Moenses, Moenns, Moeens, Mooens, de Moen, De Moin, de Moynem van Moen and many more.

Early Notables of the Moen family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Moen family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Moen Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Frantz Moen, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1751
  • Frantz Moen, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1751 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)

Moen Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • A. R. Moen, who settled in New York in 1840
  • Helge Olsen Moen, who settled in Wisconsin sometime between 1845 and 1856
  • John Moen, who arrived in Texas in 1850-1906 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)
  • Carl Moen, who settled in Iowa in 1891

Moen Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Mary Moen, who landed in Colorado in 1900 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)
  • Bent Moen, who settled in North Dakota in 1907

Contemporary Notables of the name Moen (post 1700)


  • Alfred M. Moen (1916-2001), American inventor and founder of Moen, Inc; he invented the single-handed mixing faucet, Fortune Magazine in 1959 claimed the invention to be as important as the Model T and Benjamin Franklin's Franklin stove
  • Erika Moen, American comic book artist
  • Don Moen (b. 1950), American singer-songwriter and pastor
  • Anders Moen (1887-1966), Norwegian gymnast who competed at the 1908 Summer Olympics
  • Sigurd Olsen Moen (1897-1967), Norwegian former speed skater and Olympic medalist
  • Roger Moen (b. 1930), former Belgian middle distance runner
  • Alexandra Moen, English actress
  • Anita Moen (b. 1967), former Norwegian Cross-country skier
  • Roger Möen (b. 1966), Norwegian retired auto racing driver
  • Petter Vaagan Moen (b. 1984), Norwegian footballer
  • ... (Another 3 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Historic Events for the Moen family



RMS Titanic

  • Mr. Sigurd Hansen Moen (d. 1912), aged 25, Norwegian Third Class passenger from Bergen who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and died in the sinking and was recovered by CS Minia [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Titanic Passenger List - Titanic Facts. (Retrieved 2016, July 13) . Retrieved from http://www.titanicfacts.net/titanic-passenger-list.html

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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)
  2. ^ Titanic Passenger List - Titanic Facts. (Retrieved 2016, July 13) . Retrieved from http://www.titanicfacts.net/titanic-passenger-list.html


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