Early Origins of the Van Arx family
The surname Van Arx was first found in Switzerland
, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.
Early History of the Van Arx family
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Van Arx Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Van Arx family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Van Arx family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Verena Von Arx, who arrived in either Carolina or Pennsylvania in 1751; Joseph and Urs Von Arx, who settled in Hancock county, Illinois, in 1852; and other settlers who established themselves along the eastern seaboard of the United States and Canada in the 18th and 19th centuries..