The Deusen name is a habitational surname, created from the name of the German town of Deusen, north of Dortmund, in North Rhine-
near the Dutch border.
The surname Deusen was first found in Flanders.
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of this family name include: Van Deusen, Van Deursen, Van Deuson, Van Dussenberg, Deusen, Deursen, Deuson and many more.
From this era of Dutch history, those of this who distinguished themselves included Abraham Pietersen Van Deusen (c.1607- c.1670), a miller and a native of Deusen in Holland, who settled in New Amsterdam, where he was one of the Council of 12, the government of the Dutch colony... Another 47 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Deusen Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the aforementioned Abraham Pietersen Van Deusen (or Deursen), who was on record in New Netherlands
from about 1630; Mattheus Abrahamse VanDeusen, who arrived in New York in 1656.