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Jahnke Early Origins



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Jahnke Spelling Variations


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Jahnke Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Jahn, Johansen, Johannsen, Johannesen, Jonsen, Johnsen, Jensen, Joensen, Jansen, Jahnsen, Jantzen, Johanson, Johansson, Johanesson, Johannsson, Johannesson, Jonsson, Johnsson, Jönsson and many more.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Jahnke Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johan Jahnke, aged 32, landed in Pennsylvania in 1787

Jahnke Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • J F E Jahnke, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1804
  • Carl August Jahnke, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1850

Jahnke Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Auguste Jahnke, who arrived in Chile in 1912

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Contemporary Notables of the name Jahnke (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Jahnke (post 1700)



  • William F. Jahnke (b. 1883), American Republican politician, Candidate in primary for Michigan State Senate 22nd District, 1922, 1934; Member of Michigan State House of Representatives from Saginaw County 1st District, 1927-32
  • Herbert O. Jahnke, American politician, Representative from Wisconsin 4th District, 1974
  • Franklin M. Jahnke (b. 1900), American Republican politician, Dairy farmer; Member of Wisconsin State Assembly from Green Lake and Waushara counties, 1957-68
  • Kurt Albert Jahnke (1882-1945), German-American intelligence agent and saboteur active both during World War I and World War II
  • Ryan Jahnke (b. 1978), American figure skater
  • Gerburg Jahnke (b. 1955), German comedian
  • Hugo Jahnke (1886-1939), Swedish gymnast
  • Cat Jahnke (b. 1980), Canadian singer-songwriter

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Jahnke Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
    2. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
    3. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    4. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
    5. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    6. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    7. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    8. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    9. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    10. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
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    The Jahnke Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Jahnke 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 7 October 2015 at 13:54.

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