Early Origins of the Thorbahn family
The surname Thorbahn was first found in Austria
, where the name Urban 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.
Early History of the Thorbahn family
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Thorbahn Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Urban, Urrban, Urbban, Urbann, Urbaan, Urbane, Urbanes, Urbans, Urbanns, Urbaans, Erban, Irban, Erbane and many more.
Early Notables of the Thorbahn family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Thorbahn family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Adam Urban, who settled in Philadelphia in 1819; George Irben, who was naturalized in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in 1835; Andreas Urban and his wife Magdalena, who came to Galveston, Texas with their three sons in 1854.