Elin Tayen

Brief Life History of Elin

When Elin Tayen was born about 1638, in Toftum, Emmelsbüll-Horsbüll, Nordfriesland, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, her father, Tay Jung Rorden, was 40 and her mother, Randt, was 35. She married Frudde Jung Laverentzen on 20 January 1667, in Süderende, Föhr, Nordfriesland, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. She died in 1709, in Klintum, Leck, Nordfriesland, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, at the age of 72.

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Frudde Jung Laverentzen
1635–1712
Elin Tayen
1638–1709
Marriage: 20 January 1667

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Elin Tayen - Church record: birth-name: Elin Tayen
  • Ancestry Link
  • http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ccho/fohr3/wc_toc.htm

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Luis, Juan, Manuel, Mario, Rodolfo, Alda, Ana, Carlos, Carlos Humberto, Efrain, Enrique.

German: habitational name from a place so named in the Rhineland. The placename is related to Maifeld, the name of the area of which it is the main settlement, which is derived from the Celtic word magos ‘field, plain’.

Spanish (Mayén; Andalusia): unexplained.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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