Evert History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Evert family
The surname Evert 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 South Holland, a province of Holland, the most crowded province of the Netherlands. The principal cities are Rotterdam, Leyden and Shiedam. Noted is the famed castle of Teilengen where Jacqueline of Bavaria is buried. 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 Evert family
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Evert Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Everts, Evertsen, Everswyn, Eversteyn, Evertmann, Evart, Evert, Evermann, Everdt, Everds and many more.
Early Notables of the Evert family (pre 1700)
From this era of Dutch history, those of this who distinguished themselves included Cornelis Evertsen the Elder (1610-1666), a Dutch admiral; and his son, Cornelis Evertsen the Youngest (1642-1706), a Dutch admiral...
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Evert migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Evert Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Heinrick Evert, aged 30, who arrived in Boston, Massachusetts in 1831 
- John H C E Evert, aged 40, who arrived in Missouri in 1841 
- Frederick A Evert, aged 32, who landed in Missouri in 1841 
- Wilhelm H C S Evert, aged 34, who arrived in Missouri in 1841 
- Heinrich Evert, who arrived in New York, NY in 1850 
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Contemporary Notables of the name Evert (post 1700)
- James "Jimmy" Evert (1924-2015), American tennis coach and player, father of Chris Evert
- Louis Evert, American Democrat politician, Member of Wisconsin Democratic State Central Committee, 1944 
- Christine Marie "Chris" Evert (b. 1954), American tennis player from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, who became the youngest player to reach the semifinals of the U.S. championship in 1971, inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame
- Jeanne Evert Dubin (1957-2020), American professional tennis player and the younger sister of Chris Evert
- Ernest Evert Knight, American Republican politician, Candidate for West Virginia State House of Delegates from Lewis County, 1944 
- Eric Evert Lindholm (1890-1957), Swedish track and field athlete at the 1912 Summer Olympics
- Bo Evert Ericson (1919-1970), Swedish Olympic hammer thrower
- Evert "Eef" Brouwers (1939-2018), Dutch journalist, director-general and spokesman
- Evert Gerrit Kroon (1946-2018), Dutch bronze medalist water polo goalkeeper at the 1976 Summer Olympics
- Evert van Linge (1895-1964), Dutch footballer
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