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Hong Early Origins



The surname Hong 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 South Holland, a province of Holland, the most crowded province of the Netherlands. The principal cities are Rotterdam, Leyden and Shiedam. Noted is the famed castle of Teilengen where Jacqueline of Bavaria is buried. 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.

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Hong Spelling Variations


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Hong Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Hungarian, Hongrie, Hungaren, Huenga, Huininga, Hongaren and many more.

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Hong Early History


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Hong Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hong research. Another 113 words (8 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hong History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Hong Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Hong Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Hong Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Hong Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Lucas Hong, who landed in New York in 1709

Hong Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • George Hong, who came to Indiana sometime between 1842 and 1848
  • Martin Hong, who settled in Allegheny Co. Pennsylvania in 1869
  • Martin Hong, who arrived in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1869
  • Gum Hong, who settled in Kansas in 1887

Hong Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Bing Hong, who came to Montana in 1910

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Hong Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    2. Swierenga, Robert P. Compiler Dutch Emigrant to the United State, South Africa, South America and Southeast Asia 1835-1880 An Alphabetical Listing by Househould Heads and Independent Persons. Wilmington, DE: Scholary Resources, 1983. Print.
    3. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    4. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
    5. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    6. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
    7. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    8. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    9. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    10. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
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    The Hong Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hong Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 26 March 2014 at 15:12.

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