The Dutch surname Van Den horn is a habitational name, taken on from any of numerous places in the Netherlands
, so named. The Dutch word "hoorn," means a "point," or "‘nook;’ the prefix "Van" denotes "one who came from."
Early Origins of the Van Den horn family
The surname Van Den horn was first found in the region between the North Sea, Germany
and Belgium, that we now call the Netherlands.
Early History of the Van Den horn family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Van Den horn research.Another 41 words (3 lines of text) covering the years 1156, 1136, 1150, 1156, 1518, 1568, 1635, 1683, 1653, 1711, 1704 and 1709 are included under the topic Early Van Den horn History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Van Den horn Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Horn, Hoorn, Van Horn, Van Hoorn, Van Horne, Van den Horn and many more.
Early Notables of the Van Den horn family (pre 1700)
From this era of Dutch history, those of this who distinguished themselves included Herman van Horne (or Hoorn) (died 1156), Archdeacon at Liège in 1136, Bishop of Utrecht from 1150 to 1156; Philip de Montmorency, Count Hoorn (1518-1568), a Dutch nobleman, member of the council of state during... Another 47 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Van Den horn Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Van Den horn family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Christian Barentsen Van Horn, who came to New York City in 1653, Jan Cornelissen Van Horn, who arrived in New Netherlands
some time between 1620 and 1664, Ernest Van Horn, who came to Mississippi in 1893, and Richard Van Horn, who came to San Francisco in 1856..