Early Origins of the Degon family
The surname Degon was first found in Bavaria
, where the name Degen was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
Early History of the Degon family
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Degon Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Degen, Degene, Degens, Deger, Degern, Degenberg, Degin, Degon, Degan, Degener, Degenfeld, Degenhart, Degenits, Degenreit and many more.
Early Notables of the Degon family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Degon family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Bastian Degens, who arrived in Virginia in 1653; Anna Maria Hacker Degen, who came to Pennsylvania in 1737; Anna Barbara Degen, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1749.