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Korn Early Origins



The surname Korn was first found in the various states of Germany. This name was used throughout Germany, but was particularly concentrated in Silesia, Franconia, and Hesse. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within Germany. Because of their numbers, they branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

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Korn Spelling Variations


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Korn Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Corne, Del Corne, Korn, Korne, Coorn, Koorn, Corner and many more.

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Korn Early History


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Korn Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Korn research. Another 167 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 125 and 1256 are included under the topic Early Korn History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Korn Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Korn Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Korn 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:

Korn Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Arien Dirksen Korn, aged 11, landed in New York in 1630
  • Nicolaus Korn, who arrived in New Netherlands in 1642
  • Nicolaus Korn, who arrived in New York in 1642

Korn Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johann Henrich Korn, who landed in New York, NY in 1710
  • Henrich Korn, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1752
  • Valentin Korn, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1753
  • J Friederich Korn, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1754
  • J. Friederich Korn arrived in Philadelphia in 1754
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Korn Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Friedrich Korn, who landed in America in 1839
  • Nicolas Korn, aged 42, landed in Missouri in 1841
  • W. Korn settled in Texas in 1846
  • Catherine Korn, aged 4, landed in New York, NY in 1847
  • Charles Korn, aged 2, arrived in New York, NY in 1847
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Korn Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Carl Korn, who landed in Nova Scotia in 1757
  • Catharine Korn, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1757
  • Jacob Korn, who landed in Nova Scotia in 1757
  • Johannes Korn, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1757

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Contemporary Notables of the name Korn (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Korn (post 1700)



  • Warren I. Korn, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Pennsylvania State House of Representatives from Butler County, 1960
  • Stephen P. Korn, American politician, Independent Candidate for justice of Michigan State Supreme Court, 1986
  • Julius Korn, American politician, Member of New York State Assembly from New York County 6th District, 1863
  • Hyman Korn, American politician, Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1968
  • Harold Korn, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1926
  • Francis E. Korn, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Connecticut State House of Representatives from Durham, 1920
  • David Adolph Korn (b. 1930), American politician, U.S. Ambassador to Togo, 1986-88
  • M F Korn, American science fiction author
  • David Korn, American computer programmer, creator of the Korn shell
  • Arthur Korn (1870-1945), German physicist
  • ... (Another 1 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Korn Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    2. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    3. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    4. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    5. Fogleman, Aaron Spencer. Hopeful Journeys German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America 1717-1775. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. Print. (ISBN 978-0812215489).
    6. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2000. Print. (ISBN 978-0806303024).
    8. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    9. Garland, Mary and Henry Garland Editions. Oxford Companion To German Literature 3rd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0198158963).
    10. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
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    The Korn Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Korn 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 24 November 2016 at 06:51.

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