Dehaan History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Dehaan family
The surname Dehaan 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 North Holland, a province of the Netherlands. The principal cities are Amsterdam, Haarlem and Hilversum. It was the seat of the old Counts of Holland. Seat of one of the oldest families is Brederode Castle near Haarlem. There are many old and quaint towns in the province. including Medemblik, Enkhuizen, Hoorn, Edam, and Monnikendam. 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 Dehaan family
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Dehaan Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Haen, Haene, Haenn, Haenns, Haenes, Haens, Hean, Heann, Heanes, Häen, van Haen and many more.
Early Notables of the Dehaan family (pre 1700)
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Dehaan migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Dehaan Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Darrick Wopkes DeHaan, who settled in Baltimore in 1847
- Boukje DeHaan, aged 5, who landed in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847 
- Darrick Wopkes DeHaan, aged 4, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847 
- J J Heemstra DeHaan, aged 31, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847 
- Jankje DeHaan, aged 2, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847 
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Dehaan Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Lewis DeHaan, who arrived in Mississippi in 1904 
Contemporary Notables of the name Dehaan (post 1700) +
- Christel DeHaan (1942-2020), German-born American businesswoman, philanthropist and owner of Resort Condominiums International
Related Stories +
- ^ 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)