Early Origins of the Eckhorn family
The surname Eckhorn was first found in Switzerland
, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.
Early History of the Eckhorn family
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Eckhorn Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Eichhorn, Eeckhorn, Eckhorn, Eckhorne, Ekhorn, Eickhorn, Eickehorn, Eickhorne, Echhorn and many more.
Early Notables of the Eckhorn family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Eckhorn family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Staphan Ekhorn, who came to Delaware in 1693; Anna Margaretha Eichhorn, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1764; John M. Eichorn, who settled in Philadelphia in 1840.