Early Origins of the Vechen family
The surname Vechen was first found in Saxony
, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.
Early History of the Vechen family
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Vechen Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Vickenhausen, Vicken, Vichen, Vich, Vekene, Vechen and many more.
Early Notables of the Vechen family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Vechen family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Vich, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1786; Magdalena Vich, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1831; Jan Vich, who settled in Iowa in 1870; and N. Vich, who came to Alaska in 1912..