feudal landlord. It is likely that the progenitor of the name was one who collected this tax from the peasants.
Early Origins of the Tigner family
Early History of the Tigner family
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Tigner Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Teege, Teegen, Tegger, Teeger, Tigner, Tegener, Tegen, Tiganer, Digner and many more.
Early Notables of the Tigner family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Tigner family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Caspar Tegen, who came to Philadelphia in 1816; Henry Tige, who arrived in Baltimore in 1831; Marsow Teegn, who sailed from Hamburg to New York in 1850.
Contemporary Notables of the name Tigner (post 1700)
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