Early Origins of the Berkhahn family
The surname Berkhahn was first found in Mecklenburg, where the name could be considered to make a great early contribution to the feudal
society which became the backbone of early development of Europe. The name became prominent in local
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 East Prussia
, and in the regions around Osterrode and Neidenburg.
Early History of the Berkhahn family
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Berkhahn Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Birckhahn, Birchhahn, Birkhaun, Birkhahn, Birkhaune, Birckhaun, Birckhaune, Birchhaun, Birchhaune, Berkhahn, Berckhahn, Birkhin and many more.
Early Notables of the Berkhahn family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Berkhahn family to the New World and Oceana
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.