× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
HouseofNames.com

Continuing Research

Notables Added the last 12 months
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2016


Wyckoff Early Origins



The surname Wyckoff 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 Utrecht, a city and capital of the province of Utrecht. The ramparts of this ancient city were destroyed in 1830. The Domkerk (1254) is on the site of the original church of St. Willibrord in 720. In the crypt are the hearts of Conrad II (1039) and Henry V (1125) two German Emperors. The Museum is notable for its relics and artifacts. Its tumultuous history was strongly influenced by religious conflict. 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.

Close

Wyckoff Spelling Variations


Expand

Wyckoff Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Wyck, Wycke, Wijk, Wyckes, Wycks, Wyckez, Wyckz, Wyckk, van Wyck, van Wick, Wicke, Weick, Wieck and many more.

Close

Wyckoff Early History


Expand

Wyckoff Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Wyckoff research. Another 171 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1816, 1869, 1616, 1677, 1652 and 1702 are included under the topic Early Wyckoff History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Wyckoff Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Wyckoff Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 38 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Wyckoff Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

The Great Migration


Expand

The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Wyckoff Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Hendrick Pieterse Wyckoff, who came to New York, NY in 1675

Wyckoff Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • J. Wyckoff, who came to San Francisco in 1850
  • C. Wyckoff, who settled in San Francisco in 1851
  • E. Wyckoff, aged 25, who landed in America, in 1892
  • E. Wyckoff, aged 25, who emigrated to the United States, in 1892
  • Fk. Wyckoff, aged 40, who emigrated to the United States, in 1893
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Wyckoff Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Alice Wyckoff, who landed in America, in 1904
  • Alice Wyckoff, who settled in America, in 1904
  • Annie Wyckoff, who landed in America, in 1905
  • Clarence Wyckoff, aged 29, who emigrated to America, in 1905
  • Clarence Wyckoff, aged 29, who landed in America, in 1905
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Wyckoff Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Mr. Peter Wyckoff U.E. born in Twelve Mile Creek, Niagara, Ontario, Canada who settled in Canada c. 1784 Son of Peter Wyckoff Sr. from Brooklyn, New York, USA [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  • Mr. Peter Wyckoff Sr., U.E. who settled in Canada c. 1784 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  • Mr. Peter Wyckoff U.E. who settled in Home District [York County], Ontario c. 1786 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

Close

Contemporary Notables of the name Wyckoff (post 1700)


Expand

Contemporary Notables of the name Wyckoff (post 1700)



  • Charles Morford Wyckoff (1865-1926), American Democratic Party politician
  • Ralph Walter Graystone Wyckoff Sr. (1897-1994), American scientist and pioneer of X-ray crystallography
  • Richard Demille Wyckoff (1873-1934), American stock market authority
  • Clinton Randolph "Clint" Wyckoff (1874-1947), American football player
  • Brooke Wyckoff (b. 1980), American professional basketball player
  • Charles Wales Wyckoff (1906-1998), American photographic innovator
  • Jacob R. Wyckoff, American politician, Member of New Jersey State House of Assembly from Mercer County, 1890-91
  • Herman A. Wyckoff (b. 1838), American politician, Member of Michigan State House of Representatives from Oakland County 2nd District, 1881-82
  • Frank H. Wyckoff, American Republican politician, Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1884; Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1892
  • Forest R. Wyckoff (1900-1979), American Democrat politician, Candidate for Michigan State Senate 28th District, 1952
  • ... (Another 11 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Close

Wyckoff Family Crest Products


Expand

Wyckoff Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



  1. ^ Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

Other References

  1. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
  2. Grattan, Thomas Colley. Holdan The History of the Netherlands. Charleston, SC: Biblio Bazaar LLC, 2007. Print.
  3. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
  4. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
  5. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  6. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
  7. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
  8. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  9. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
  10. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  11. ...

The Wyckoff Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Wyckoff 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 17 August 2016 at 13:28.

Sign Up

  


FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more