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Van Eyck Early Origins



The surname Van Eyck 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.

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Van Eyck Spelling Variations


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Van Eyck Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Eyck, Eycke, Eyckes, Eycks, Eyyck, Eycck, Eyckk, Eyckke, Eyckkes, van Eyck and many more.

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Van Eyck Early History


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Van Eyck Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Van Eyck research. Another 201 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1689, 1390, 1441, 1385, 1426, 1420, 1470, 1590, 1657, 1613 and 1674 are included under the topic Early Van Eyck History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Van Eyck Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Van Eyck Early Notables (pre 1700)



From this era of Dutch history, those of this who distinguished themselves included Jan van Eyck ( c. 1390-1441), an Early Netherlandish painter active in Bruges; Hubert van Eyck (also Huybrecht van Eyck) (c. 1385-1426), an Early Netherlandish painter and older brother of Jan van Eyck; Barthélemy d'Eyck, van Eyck or d'...

Another 70 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Van Eyck 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 Eyck Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Hendrik VanEyck, who settled in New York, NY in 1847
  • Hendrik VanEyck, aged 27, arrived in New York, NY in 1847

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Contemporary Notables of the name Van Eyck (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Van Eyck (post 1700)



  • Peter van Eyck (1911-1969), German-born, American actor
  • Pieter Nicolaas van Eyck (1887-1954), Dutch poet, critic, essayist and philosopher
  • Aldo van Eyck (1918-1999), Dutch architect
  • Nangila Naomi van Eyck (b. 1984), Dutch football striker
  • Robert Floris van Eyck (1916-1991), English poet, artist and art restorer in London
  • Hubert van Eyck (1366-1426), Flemish painter

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    2. Bayerisch Stammenbuch von den alten abgestorbenen Fuerten. Print.
    3. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    4. Grattan, Thomas Colley. Holdan The History of the Netherlands. Charleston, SC: Biblio Bazaar LLC, 2007. Print.
    5. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
    6. Tapper, Michael Ed. Immigrants to the Middle Colonies A Consolidation of Ship Passenger Lists and Associated Data from The New York Genealogical Biographical Record. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    8. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    9. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    10. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    11. ...

    The Van Eyck Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Van Eyck 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 10 March 2015 at 13:06.

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