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Linden Early Origins



The surname Linden was first found in East Lothian, Scotland, where East Linton is situated on the River Tyne, near Haddington. West Linton is a village in the Scottish Borders, (formerly in Peeblesshire) not far from East Linton. There is also a Linton located in Orkneys. One of the first records of the name was Gamel de Lintun who witnessed a charter by Ernaldus, bishop pf St. Andrews ( c. 1160-62.) Magister Roberts de Linton was vicar of Kylelan (c. 1214.)

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Linden Spelling Variations


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Linden Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Linton, Lynton, Lintern and others.

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Linden Early History


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Linden Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Linden research. Another 241 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1160, 1285, 1296, 1376 and are included under the topic Early Linden History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Linden Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Linden Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 20 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Linden Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Linden In Ireland


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Linden In Ireland



Some of the Linden family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 101 words (7 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included 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:

Linden Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Andreas Linden, who came to Pennsylvania in 1753
  • Andreas Linden, who came to Philadelphia in 1753
  • Andreas Linden, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1753

Linden Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Abraham vanDer Linden came to Philadelphia in 1806
  • John Linden, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1808
  • Daniel Linden, aged 32, landed in Maryland in 1813
  • Ann Linden, who came to Baltimore in 1831
  • Hugh, John, Joseph and Patrick Linden arrived in Philadelphia in 1840
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Linden Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Gustaf Aineo Linden, who arrived in Mississippi in 1905
  • Alexander Linden, who settled in New York in 1908

Linden Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Carl Linden, who arrived in Quebec in 1854

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Contemporary Notables of the name Linden (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Linden (post 1700)



  • Todd Anthony "Moose" Linden (b. 1980), American Major League Baseball outfielder
  • Eric Linden (1909-1994), American actor
  • Edwin Gilbert "Edward" Linden (1888-1956), American cinematographer, best known for his work on King Kong (1933) and Son of Kong (1933)
  • Hal Linden (b. 1931), American seven-time Primetime Emmy Award and three-time Golden Globe Award nominated stage and screen actor, television director and musician, best known role in the television comedy series Barney Miller
  • Brigadier-General Henning Linden (1892-1984), American Assistant Commanding General 42nd Division (1944-1945)
  • Joel A. Vander Linden, American politician, Candidate in primary for Mayor of Warren, Michigan, 2003
  • Stella Linden (b. 1919), born Stella M Marsden, English actress and writer
  • Michael Rory "Mickey" Linden, Irish Gaelic footballer
  • Colin Linden (b. 1960), Canadian musician, songwriter and record producer, known for his work with Bruce Cockburn, Lucinda Williams, Colin James, Leon Redbone and The Band
  • Jean Jules Linden (1817-1898), Belgian botanist and explorer
  • ... (Another 3 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry Including American Families with British Ancestry 2 Volumes. London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    2. Urquhart, Blair Edition. Tartans The New Compact Study Guide and Identifier. Secauccus, NJ: Chartwell Books, 1994. Print. (ISBN 0-7858-0050-6).
    3. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    4. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    5. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
    6. Fulton, Alexander. Scotland and Her Tartans: The Romantic Heritage of the Scottish Clans and Families. Godalming: Bramley, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-86283-880-0).
    7. Fairbairn,. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
    8. Warner, Philip Warner. Famous Scottish Battles. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1996. Print. (ISBN 0-76070-004-4).
    9. Paul, Sir James Balfour. An Ordinary of Arms Contained in the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland Second Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1903. Print.
    10. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    11. ...

    The Linden Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Linden 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 9 November 2016 at 14:38.

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