Origins Available: Belgium
Early Origins of the Nieuwenhuyse family
The surname Nieuwenhuyse was first found in Flanders
, 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 East Flanders, a province in Belgium. Within this province the notable towns are Ghent, the capital city, St Nicolas, Alost, Termonde and Oudenarde. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into a most influential family.
Early History of the Nieuwenhuyse family
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Nieuwenhuyse Spelling Variations
of this family name include: van Nieuwenhuyse, Nieuwenhuyse, Neuwenhuyse, van Neuwenhuyse, Nivenhuyse, Newenhouse, van Newenhouse, Nivenhouse, Newenhuyse, van Newenhuyse, van Nieuwenhuysen, van Nieuwenhuysen and many more.
Early Notables of the Nieuwenhuyse family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Nieuwenhuyse family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Marinus Van Nieuwenhuizen, who arrived in Iowa in 1848; and Pieter Nieuwenhuise, who arrived in American in 1868.