Early Origins of the Hongaren family
The surname Hongaren 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.
Early History of the Hongaren family
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Hongaren Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Hungarian, Hongrie, Hungaren, Huenga, Huininga, Hongaren and many more.
Early Notables of the Hongaren family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hongaren family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: George Hong, who came to Indiana sometime between 1842 and 1848; Martin Hong, who settled in Allegheny Co., PA in 1869; Roelf Huininga, who arrived in 1871.