Early Origins of the Stokhausen family
The surname Stokhausen was first found in Hessen, Hanover, Westphalia
, and Saxony
, where the name Stockhausen was closely identified in early mediaeval times with the feudal
society which would become prominent throughout European history. This widespread name has been traced to the castle of the same name on the Ruhr river, and it would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.
Early History of the Stokhausen family
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Stokhausen Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Stockhausen, Stockhauser, Stockhaus, Stokhausen, Stochhausen, Stockho and many more.
Early Notables of the Stokhausen family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Stokhausen family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Hannah Stockhouse, who arrived in Maryland in 1670. Thomas Stockhouse settled in South Carolina in 1704; John Christof Stockho settled in Missouri in 1845.