|Posted By:||DEL HIESTAND|
|Subject:||older name spellings?|
|Post Date:||December 19, 2006 at 20:35:12|
|Forum:||Hiestand Family Genealogy Forum|
I have been working on Viking history and have run across several names that are remarkably close to ours: Hestienn, Haesten, hasteinn, etc from around the late 800's on.
One time the name "Hasteinn, was a son of an Earl/Jarl in Sogn, Norway about 871. Anyone else seen this and wondered as I do?