The surname Loken was first found in Austria, where the name Loken 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. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Important Dates for the Loken family
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Loken Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Loken, Lokum, Lochin, Lochen, Lokin, Locher, Loch and others.
Early Notables of the Loken family (pre 1700)
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Loken migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Loken Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Martin Loken, who was naturalized in Minnesota in 1900
Contemporary Notables of the name Loken (post 1700)
Louis Loken, American politician, Member of South Dakota State House of Representatives 30th District, 1957-60