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Van Der meulen Early Origins



The surname Van Der meulen 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 North Holland, a province of the Netherlands. The principal cities are Amsterdam, Haarlem and Hilversum. It was the seat of the old Counts of Holland. Seat of one of the oldest families is Brederode Castle near Haarlem. There are many old and quaint towns in the province. including Medemblik, Enkhuizen, Hoorn, Edam, and Monnikendam. 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.

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Van Der meulen Spelling Variations


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Van Der meulen Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Meulen, Meulene, Meullenes, Meulenes, Meulenn, Meulenne, Meulens, de Meulen, van Meulen and many more.

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Van Der meulen Early History


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Van Der meulen Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Van Der meulen research. Another 193 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1767, 1543, 1568, 1632, 1690, 1633, 1722, 1698 and 1730 are included under the topic Early Van Der meulen History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Van Der meulen Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Van Der meulen Early Notables (pre 1700)



From this era of Dutch history, those of this who distinguished themselves included Steven van der Meulen (c.1543-1568), Dutch painter, who worked in England; Adam Frans van der Meulen (1632-1690), Flemish painter...

Another 31 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Van Der meulen Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Van Der meulen Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Cornelius VanDerMeulen, who came to New York in 1847
  • Cornelis Rev Vandermeulen, who arrived in Indiana in 1847
  • A. VanDerMeulen, who came to New York in 1847
  • Anna VanderMeulen, aged 7, landed in New York, NY in 1847
  • Cornelius VanderMeulen, aged 46, arrived in New York, NY in 1847
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Van Der meulen (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Van Der meulen (post 1700)



  • George T. Vandermeulen, American Republican politician, Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1948-49
  • Jan van der Meulen (b. 1915), pseudonym John O'Mill, Dutch author
  • Daniel Vandermeulen, became Canadian president of Nunavut Arctic College in 2007
  • Gary Vandermeulen (b. 1965), former Canadian international freestyle swimmer
  • Adam François van der Meulen (1632-1690), Flemish painter

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    2. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    3. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
    4. Jameson, John Franklin. Narratives of New Netherland 1609-1664. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1909. Print.
    5. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    6. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    7. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    8. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    9. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    10. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    11. ...

    The Van Der meulen Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Van Der meulen Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 2 February 2016 at 09:35.

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