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 Hoorn family
Germany and Belgium, that we now call the Netherlands.
Early History of the Van Hoorn family
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Van Hoorn Spelling Variations
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 Hoorn family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Van Hoorn 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..
Contemporary Notables of the name Van Hoorn (post 1700)
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