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Forten History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Forten family


The surname Forten was first found in the Rhineland, where this family was a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Always influential in social affairs, the name Fort became an integral part of that turbulent region as it forged alliances with other families within the region and the nation.

Early History of the Forten family


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Forten Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Fort, Forte, Forten, Fortern, Fortberger, Forteau, Fortema, Fortemps, Forter, Fortin, Fortner, Forton and many more.

Early Notables of the Forten family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Forten family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Forten Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Jo Forten, who settled in New England in 1635
  • John Forten, who settled in Massachusetts in 1635

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