Early Origins of the Takkels family
The surname Takkels was first found in Holland, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in South Holland, a province of Holland, the most crowded province of the Netherlands
. The principal cities are Rotterdam, Leyden and Shiedam. Noted is the famed castle of Teilengen where Jacqueline of Bavaria
is buried. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Early History of the Takkels family
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Takkels Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Takel, Takkel, Takele, Takeles, Tackel, Takels, Takell, Takkel, Takkels, Takeel, Tackle, Teackle and many more.
Early Notables of the Takkels family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Takkels family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Abednego Tackle, who came to America in 1750; John Tackle, who came to America in 1750; James Takels, who arrived in Boston in 1769; Conrad Tackle, who settled in Philadelphia in 1805.