Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It is derived from the baptismal name for Haine. As the naming tradition grew in Europe baptismal names began to be introduced in many countries. Baptismal names were sometimes given in honor of Christian saints and other biblical figures. There are very few Christian countries in Europe that did not adopt surnames from these religious figures.
Early Origins of the Hayen family
Lincolnshire 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 Hayen family
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Hayen Spelling Variations
spelling variations, including Haines, Hains, Hain, Haine, Haynes, Hainson and others.
Early Notables of the Hayen family (pre 1700)
Essex, one of the founders of the Connecticut Colony, he was on the committee that drafted the Fundamental Orders of Connecticut, often referred to as one of the first...
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Migration of the Hayen family to Ireland
Some of the Hayen family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Hayen family to the New World and Oceana
To escape the unstable social climate in England of this time, many families boarded ships for the New World with the hope of finding land, opportunity, and greater religious and political freedom. Although the voyages were expensive, crowded, and difficult, those families that arrived often found greater opportunities and freedoms than they could have experienced at home. Many of those families went on to make significant contributions to the rapidly developing colonies in which they settled. Early North American records indicate many people bearing the name Hayen were among those contributors:
Hayen Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Hayen Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Hayen Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Hayen (post 1700)
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