Where does the word Axthelm come from?

2nd Research Report” width=”400″ height=”111″ />The next research report is now online at the Family Chronicle section. It is about the origin of the name Axthelm. Thanks a lot to Fred Axthelm for the help with translating.

[…] It is clear from all this that the name Axthelm originally belongs to the device-names and points out to an activity, which could correspond to that of a carpenter […]

Here you can read the research report “The etymology of the name Axthelm”

2nd Research Report


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Research reports, shop and donation page

Hello dear Axhelms,

the last few weeks have been quiet on the website. But don’t worry, that’s because we’ve prepared the following new pages for you:

At this point, a big thanks you goes to Ekkehard Axthelm for providing us the scanned research reports of his father Heinz Axthelm.

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1st research report online

Hello everyone,

at the page family chronicle you can now access the first research report by Heinz Axthelm of 1938: “How a legend in family history comes about.”

Thanks to Dietmar Axthelm for typing the German text and Christopher Axthelm for proof-reading of the English text.

The other research reports are in preparation.

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What should our family archive look like….

… or: What should our Axthelm Clan website look like?

You will find answers to these questions at the Family Chronicle page from now on.

Enjoy reading 🙂

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Coat of arms certificate online

Hello dear Axthelms,

in the first post on this website you can read information about the Axthelm coat of arms certificate.

The other pages of this website are currently under construction – we try to upload at least one new post per month.

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Welcome to the homepage of the Axthelm Clan

This new website is going to be filled with content throughout the next months, so that you can inform yourself about the Axthelm family history. You will find these things and more on this homepage:

  • documents of the family chronicle
  • family tree
  • family stories
  • news, clan meetings etc.

All information is going to be online in German AND in English, so that our international Axthelm Clan (e.g. from America) is involved as well.

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