Origins Available: English, German
Anglo-Saxon culture of Britain. Their name is derived from the baptismal name for the son of Haki, which was originally derived from the Scandinavian forename Haki or Hako. This Christian name was popular among the Viking settlers who landed on the shores of England during the 10th and 11th centuries.
Early Origins of the Hach family
Devon where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
Early History of the Hach family
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Hach Spelling Variations
hundred years that the English language has been standardized. For that reason, early Anglo-Saxon surnames like Hach are characterized by many spelling variations. As the English language changed and incorporated elements of other European languages, even literate people changed the spelling of their names. The variations of the name Hach include: Hack, Hache, Hach, Hacche and others.
Early Notables of the Hach family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hach family to the New World and Oceana
Many English families tired of political and religious strife left Britain for the new colonies in North America. Although the trip itself offered no relief - conditions on the ships were extremely cramped, and many travelers arrived diseased, starving, and destitute - these immigrants believed the opportunities that awaited them were worth the risks. Once in the colonies, many of the families did indeed prosper and, in turn, made significant contributions to the culture and economies of the growing colonies. An inquiry into the early roots of North American families has revealed a number of immigrants bearing the name Hach or a variant listed above:
Hach Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Hach (post 1700)
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