The surname Berkhahn was first found in Mecklenburg, where the name could be considered to make a great early contribution to the
society which became the backbone of early development of Europe. The name became prominent in
affairs and branched into many houses which played important roles in the tribal and national conflicts, each group seeking power and status in an ever changing territorial profile. They owned estates from early on in
, and in the regions around Osterrode and Neidenburg.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Berkhahn research.Another 84 words (6 lines of text) covering the year 1786 is included under the topic Early Berkhahn History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Birckhahn, Birchhahn, Birkhaun, Birkhahn, Birkhaune, Birckhaun, Birckhaune, Birchhaun, Birchhaune, Berkhahn, Berckhahn, Birkhin and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: members of the family who settled along the eastern seaboard of North America during the 19th century.