Early Origins of the Eklun family
The surname Eklun 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 Eklun family
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Eklun Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Eklun, Eklin, Ecklin, Eklund, Ecklun, Eklen and many more.
Early Notables of the Eklun family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Eklun family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: David Ecklin, who arrived in New Castle, DE in 1755; Jean Ecklen, who arrived in America in 1817; Andrew J. Eklen, who came to New York, NY in 1833; C. J. Eklund, who settled in New Orleans in 1843.