Hagedorn History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms 

The roots of the distinguished German surname Hagedorn can be traced back to the region of Brunswick, now the modern state of Lower Saxony. The name means "hawthorn," and was likely first borne by someone whose home was located close to a thorny bush. Alternatively, there are several cities in the region named Hagedorn; it is possible that the name was given as a surname to designate someone hailing from Hagedorn.

Early Origins of the Hagedorn family

The surname Hagedorn was first found in northern Germany, where it was a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. The roots of the Hagedorn family have been traced back to the regions of Brunswick and Schleswig-Holstein, where the earliest records of the name have been found. The first recorded bearer of the name was Johann Haghedorn, who lived in Lübeck in 1325.

Important Dates for the Hagedorn family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hagedorn research. Another 80 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1344 and 1708 are included under the topic Early Hagedorn History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Hagedorn Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Hagedorn, Hagendorn, Haghedorn, von Hagedorn, Haydern and many more.

Early Notables of the Hagedorn family (pre 1700)

Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hagedorn Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Hagedorn migration to the United States

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Hagedorn Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • Johann Peter Hagedorn, who landed in New York, NY in 1710-1714 [1]
  • Peter Hagedorn, who landed in New York, NY in 1710 [1]
  • Willem Hagedorn, who landed in New York in 1715-1716 [1]
  • Christophel Hagedorn, who landed in New York in 1715 [1]
Hagedorn Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Carl Hagedorn, aged 30, who arrived in America in 1814 [1]
  • Eduard Hagedorn, who arrived in North America in 1832-1849 [1]
  • Joh Bern Hagedorn, who landed in America in 1836 [1]
  • A M Gert Hagedorn, who arrived in America in 1836 [1]
  • Jos Hagedorn, who arrived in America in 1836 [1]
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Contemporary Notables of the name Hagedorn (post 1700)

  • Horace Hagedorn (1915-2005), American businessman and philanthropist, investor in Miracle-Gro
  • Eric E. Hagedorn (1896-1963), American politician and electrical engineer
  • Bob Hagedorn (b. 1952), American politician, Member of the Colorado Senate (2001-2009)
  • Merle W Hagedorn (b. 1911), former American state senator
  • Hermann Hagedorn (1882-1964), American author, poet and biographer
  • Karl Hagedorn (1922-2005), German American painter
  • Thomas Michael Hagedorn (b. 1943), US Representative from Minnesota
  • Friedrich von Hagedorn (1708-1754), German poet
  • Friedrich Hagedorn (1814-1889), German painter
  • Britt Hagedorn (b. 1972), born Britt Reinecke, a German model and talk show host
  • ... (Another 4 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Historic Events for the Hagedorn family

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  • Wilhelm Hagedorn (1922-1941), German Matrosengefreiter who served aboard the German Battleship Bismarck during World War II when it was sunk heading to France; he died in the sinking [2]

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Citations

  1. ^ 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)
  2. ^ Bismarck & Tirpitz Class - Crew List Bismarck. (Retrieved 2018, February 06). Retrieved from https://www.bismarck-class.dk/bismarck/crew/bismarck_crew.html#crew_details
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