Givin History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Givin family
The surname Givin 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 North Brabant, a province of the Netherlands. The principal cities are Eindhoven, Helmund and Tilburg. Historically one province, it is now North and South, the north being a part of Holland. 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 Givin family
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Givin Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Giffen, Given, Givel, Givert, Geven, Gevel, Gevenich and many more.
Early Notables of the Givin family (pre 1700)
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| Givin migration to the United States ||+|
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Givin Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- Michael Givin, who arrived in Maryland in 1658 
Givin Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Andrew Givin, who arrived in America in 1809 
- Margaret Givin, who landed in New York, NY in 1811 
- John Givin, who settled in Des Moines, Iowa by 1887
- Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)