Early Origins of the Vlack family
The surname Vlack 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.
Early History of the Vlack family
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Vlack Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Vlak, Vlake, Vlaken, Vlack, Vlacker, Vlakveld, Vlach, Flach, Flack, Flake, Flachen and many more.
Early Notables of the Vlack family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Vlack family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Vlack Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Josef Vlack, who arrived in New York, NY in 1882
Contemporary Notables of the name Vlack (post 1700)
- Homer Van Vlack, American politician, Village President of Des Plaines, Illinois, 1883-84 CITATION[CLOSE]
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