Early Origins of the Valensius family
The surname Valensius 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 Valensius family
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Valensius Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Valensius, Valencay, Valence, Valencia
, Valensart, Valentinus, Valentini, Velsen, Falencius, Falencia and many more.
Early Notables of the Valensius family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Valensius family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Thomas Valence, who came to America in 1756; Jose Valencia
, who came to New Orleans in 1837; Antonio Valencia, who came to San Francisco in 1851; Ulisse Valentini, who arrived in Montana in 1910.