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Multiple Origins for the Surname Horning


Dutch


The Dutch surname Horning is a habitational name, taken on from any of numerous places in the Netherlands, so named. The Dutch word "hoorn," means a "point," or "‘nook;’ the prefix "Van" denotes "one who came from."

Horning Early Origins



The surname Horning was first found in the region between the North Sea, Germany and Belgium, that we now call the Netherlands.

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Horning Spelling Variations


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Horning Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Horn, Hoorn, Van Horn, Van Hoorn, Van Horne, Van den Horn and many more.

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Horning Early History


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Horning Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Horning research. Another 41 words (3 lines of text) covering the years 1156, 1136, 1150, 1156, 1518, 1568, 1635, 1683, 1653, 1711, 1704 and 1709 are included under the topic Early Horning History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Horning Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Horning Early Notables (pre 1700)



From this era of Dutch history, those of this who distinguished themselves included Herman van Horne (or Hoorn) (died 1156), Archdeacon at Liège in 1136, Bishop of Utrecht from 1150 to 1156; Philip de Montmorency, Count Hoorn (1518-1568), a Dutch nobleman, member of the council of state during...

Another 47 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Horning 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:

Horning Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Elizabeth Horning, who arrived in North Carolina in 1701-1702
  • Niclaus Horning, who arrived in New York in 1709-1710
  • Gerhard Horning, who landed in New York, NY in 1710
  • Georg Ludwig Horning, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1732
  • Winkell Horning, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1741
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Horning Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Horning, who arrived in America in 1827
  • Maria Horning, aged 47, landed in New York, NY in 1847
  • Ertmann Horning, aged 26, landed in New York in 1854
  • Gustav Horning, aged 22, arrived in New York, NY in 1893

Horning Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Mr. John Horning U.E. who settled in Canada c. 1784 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  • Mr. Peter Horning U.E. (b. 1737) born in Germantown, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA who settled in Barton Township [Hamilton], Wentworth County, Ontario c. 1788 he died in 1823, married to Isabella Mary Richardson they had 9 children [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

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Contemporary Notables of the name Horning (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Horning (post 1700)



  • William Allen Horning (1904-1959), American two-time Academy Award winning art director, known for his work on North by Northwest (1959), Ben-Hur (1959),Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958) and many more
  • Clarence Edward "Steamer" Horning (1892-1982), professional American NFL football offensive tackle who played from 1920 to 1923
  • James Jay "Jim" Horning (1942-2013), American computer scientist
  • Karen Horning (b. 1966), Peruvian breaststroke swimmer at the 1988 Summer Olympics
  • Edward Allan "Al" Horning (b. 1939), Canadian politician, Member of Parliament for Okanagan Centre (1988-1993)

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Horning Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

Other References

  1. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  2. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  3. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  4. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
  5. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  6. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
  7. Jameson, John Franklin. Narratives of New Netherland 1609-1664. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1909. Print.
  8. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
  9. De Amicis, Edmondo and Helen Zimmern. Holland. Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1894. Print.
  10. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
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The Horning Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Horning 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.

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