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Voet Early Origins



The surname Voet 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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Voet Spelling Variations


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Voet Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Voet, Voeter, Voeth, Voerst, Foeyt, Voyt, Voyth and many more.

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Voet Early History


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Voet Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Voet research. Another 233 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1822, 1647, 1713, 1639 and 1689 are included under the topic Early Voet History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Voet Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Voet Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 36 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Voet 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:

Voet Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Antje and Pieter Van der Voet, who arrived in Baltimore in 1847
  • Antje VanDer Voet, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847
  • Pieter VanDer Voet, who landed in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847

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Contemporary Notables of the name Voet (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Voet (post 1700)



  • Judith Greenwald Voet (b. 1941), American professor, Emerita in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Swarthmore College
  • Donald Herman Voet (b. 1938), American associate professor of chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania
  • Johannes Eusebius Voet (1706-1788), Dutch physician, poet, illustrator, and entomologist
  • Johann Hendrick Voet, French Divisional General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    2. Jameson, John Franklin. Narratives of New Netherland 1609-1664. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1909. Print.
    3. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
    4. De Jong, Gerald Francis. The Dutch in America 1609-1974. New York: Twayne, 1975. Print.
    5. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    7. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
    8. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    9. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    10. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
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    The Voet Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Voet 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 3 November 2015 at 10:32.

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