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Re: Orgin of Jahn name
Posted by: R. Ben Madison Date: March 14, 2000 at 19:29:52
In Reply to: Orgin of Jahn name by Nick Huff of 261

I was told that in archaic German, a "Jahn" is a long, narrow strip of farmland. The surname might derive from someone who worked such a piece of land.

R. Ben Madison


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