Christen Surname History
The family history of the Christen last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Christen:
- Christen family history
- Christen country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Christen last name meaning & etymology
- Christen spelling & pronunciation
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Christen Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Christen is often difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Christen may be in dispute depending on whether the name came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Christen Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Christen come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based surnames may be a profession in another language. This is why it is essential to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Christen come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Christen Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Christen surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Christen were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Christen. Names like Christen change in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras over time.
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christen Family Tree
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- Hans Christen Hansen 1861 - ?
- Emery Christen Larsen 1880 - ?
- Peder Christen JacobsÃ¸n Holm 1625 - 1698
- Steen Christen Beck-Friis
- Otto Christen Wøldike
- Mads Christen Christensen
- Niels Christen Christensen
- Christian (Christen?) Melchiorsen
- Christiern Høeg Christen (høg)
- Helge Christen Risheim