The surname Ehenkein was first found in Baden, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
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of this family name include: Ihnken, Ehingin, Ingen, Ehinger, Ingelheim, Eingen, Einken, Enken, Engern, Ehengen and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Johann Ernst Eingen, who came to New York in 1710; Catharina Ehinger, who arrived in North America in 1858; Charles Ehinger, who came to Philadelphia in 1865.