Hakim History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Hakim family
The surname Hakim was first found in Norfolk 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 Hakim family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hakim research. Another 124 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1175, 1327, 1379 and are included under the topic Early Hakim History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Hakim Spelling Variations
Spelling variations in names were a common occurrence before English spelling was standardized a few hundred years ago. In the Middle Ages, even the literate spelled their names differently as the English language incorporated elements of French, Latin, and other European languages. Many variations of the name Hakim have been found, including Harkin, Harken, Harkins, Hacon, Hakon, Haken and many more.
Early Notables of the Hakim family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hakim family to Ireland
Some of the Hakim family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 83 words (6 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Hakim family
Families began migrating abroad in enormous numbers because of the political and religious discontent in England. Often faced with persecution and starvation in England, the possibilities of the New World attracted many English people. Although the ocean trips took many lives, those who did get to North America were instrumental in building the necessary groundwork for what would become for new powerful nations. Some of the first immigrants to cross the Atlantic and come to North America bore the name Hakim, or a variant listed above: Ann Harkin, who arrived in St. John, New Brunswick in 1833.
Contemporary Notables of the name Hakim (post 1700) +
- Jodi R. Hakim, American Democratic Party politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2000 
- Janine E. Hakim, American Democratic Party politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000 
- Jack Hakim, American politician, Mayor of Bullhead City, Arizona, 2013 
- Hakim Warrick (b. 1982), American NBA basketball player
- Hakim Noury, Moroccan television and film director
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