Origins Available: Dutch
Early Origins of the Bohden family
The surname Bohden 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 Bohden family
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Bohden Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Bode, Bodes, Bodde, Boddes, Boode, Boodes, Bodez, Boddez, Boddese, Bodess, Boddess, Boude, van Bode and many more.
Early Notables of the Bohden family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bohden family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Bohden Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
- Anna Margaretha Bohden, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1753