Early Origins of the Vanepstein family
The surname Vanepstein was first found in Hesse-Nassau, now Wiesbaden, until 1866 a sovereign duchy, is now part of Prussia
, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname Eppstein was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.
Early History of the Vanepstein family
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Vanepstein Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Eppstein, Epstein, Erpstein, Ippstein and others.
Early Notables of the Vanepstein family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Vanepstein family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Sussmann Epstein, who came to New York in 1848 with his relatives Caroline and Barbara Epstein; Lina Eppstein, who arrived in New York in 1864; Ellen Epstein, who immigrated to Detroit in 1869.