Origins Available: Belgium
Early Origins of the Loen family
The surname Loen 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 Loen family
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Loen Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Loewenhardt, Loenhout, Loenhardt, Lowenhardt, Loen of Hertzfort, Lowenhart, Loenhart, Loewenhardt, Loewenhaupt, Loenhaupt, Lowenhaupt, Lowenhertz-Hruby, Geleny and many more.
Early Notables of the Loen family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Loen family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Loen Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- James Loen, who settled in Virginia in 1651
- James Loen, who arrived in Virginia in 1651 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
Loen Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Peter Loen, who settled in New York, NY in 1866
- Bernhard Loen, who settled in New York, NY in 1866
Loen Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Marie A. Loen, who settled in North Dakota in 1906
- Anders Andersen Loen, who settled in North Dakota in 1907