Early Origins of the Tammen family
The surname Tammen 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 Tammen family
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Tammen Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Tammens, Tamens, Tammenes, Tammense, Tamenes, Tammen, Tammene, Tammenss, Tameens, Timmins, Timmings, Temmens, Dammens and many more.
Early Notables of the Tammen family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Tammen family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Tammen Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Hikke Janssen Tammen, who arrived in Illinois sometime between 1841 and 1903
- Johannes Henricus Tammen, who settled in America in 1847
- Herman Tammen, who arrived in New York, NY in 1892