Van Alen


Van Alen

Van Alen is a surname, and may refer to:

* James I. Van Alen (1776-1870), member of the United States House of Representatives
* James Van Alen (1902-1991), founder of the International Tennis Hall of Fame
* John E. Van Alen (1749-1807), American surveyor, merchant, and politician
* William Van Alen (1883-1954), American architect

ee also

* Alen
* Van Allen


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