lassen History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the lassen family

The surname lassen was first found in West Prussia and Denmark, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families in the western region. From the 13th century onwards the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.

Important Dates for the lassen family

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lassen Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Lassen, Lasser, Laussen, Larsen, Larson, Larsenn and many more.

Early Notables of the lassen family (pre 1700)

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lassen migration to the United States

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

lassen Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Hans Tegholm Lassen, who settled in New York, NY in 1833
  • Hans Tegholm Lassen, who was naturalized in New York city in 1833
  • Dietrich Lassen, who settled in New York city in 1851
  • Dieterich Lassen, who arrived in New York, NY in 1851
  • Catharina Lassen, who settled in New York, NY in 1852
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

lassen migration to New Zealand

Emigration to New Zealand followed in the footsteps of the European explorers, such as Captain Cook (1769-70): first came sealers, whalers, missionaries, and traders. By 1838, the British New Zealand Company had begun buying land from the Maori tribes, and selling it to settlers, and, after the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840, many British families set out on the arduous six month journey from Britain to Aotearoa to start a new life. Early immigrants include:

lassen Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
  • Caroline Lassen, aged 27, a servant, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Dunedin" in 1875

Contemporary Notables of the name lassen (post 1700)

  • Peter Lassen (1800-1859), Danish-American rancher, prospector and explorer eponym of Lassen County, California, Lassen Peak and Lassen Volcanic National Park
  • Peter Lassen, American politician, Socialist Labor Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1898 [1]
  • Gregg Lassen, American Libertarian politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 18th District, 1992 [1]
  • Dorothy P. Lassen, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Connecticut State House of Representatives from Cheshire, 1946 [1]
  • Amy L. Lassen, American Libertarian politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Utah 3rd District, 1996 [1]
  • Niels A. Lassen (1926-1997), Danish medical researcher
  • Inger Lassen (1911-1957), Danish film actress
  • Clyde Everett Lassen (1942-1994), United States Navy aviator and Medal of Honor recipient
  • Eduard Lassen (1830-1904), Belgian composer
  • Christian Lassen (1800-1876), Norwegian orientalist
  • ... (Another 1 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Citations

  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 15) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
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