Early Origins of the Gildenhorf family
The surname Gildenhorf was first found in Silesia
, where the name 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 Gildenhorf family
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Gildenhorf Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Gyldenhorn, Gyldenhoff, Gyllenhorn, Gyllenhök, Gyldenhorn, Guldenhorn, Gelenhorn, Gellhorn, Gildenhorn, Guildenhorn, Gildenhorf and many more.
Early Notables of the Gildenhorf family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Gildenhorf family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: settlers who traveled to the New World and established themselves along the eastern seaboard of the United States and Canada in the 18th and 19th centuries. Alexander and Hirsch Gellhorn both arrived in New York City in 1860 on a ship from Hamburg, Germany..