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  • Adalbert Kern (1844 - 1929)
    F10 S122 B122 Pate: Peter Franz, Sohn des Sebastian Stadtmüller, Bauer (agricola) in Hörstein
  • Adele Kern (c.1895 - aft.1938)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Kern, Adele geb. Spatz wohnhaft in Magdeburg ABSCHIEBUNG NACH POLEN 00.10.1938 Polen cf.:
  • Albert Kern (1882 - 1921)
  • Alfred Kern (1903 - 1940)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Kern, Alfred geboren am 31. Juli 1903 in Neustadt a. d. Haardt (Weinstraße)/Bayern (Pfalz) wohnhaft in Neustadt a. d. Weinstraße Deportation ab ...
  • Alice Keeshan (1906 - d.)
    Alice Kern was the daughter of Clifford Kern and wife Bessie Chaney. She was born on May 21, 1906 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. She married John Lawrence Keeshan in 1929 in Allen County, Indian...

About the Kern surname

Arge-Kerren-Na and his son Epa-Ger-Gawa'ala,and Ar-Ge-Berren-Na were chieves of th tribe of A'enshera in the time of hometaking about 1666-1626 b.c..

They may have descended from A-Bar-Ra-Zha-Yad-te son of A-ma-lag-Ke-wa'ala son of A'enshera whose rasheena successors later found Bridt'ania for the brézhon and Cornwall,and as such be ancestors of kernuak and arberni of Gergobia as well as of arberesh tribes from Alba.

Jews and christians call them Akaran,Peu'el,Ibran,Asher,Berzawit and Malki'el.

Balázs Déri's opinion

Irish: reduced form of McCarron. German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German kerne ‘kernel’, ‘seed’, ‘pip’; Middle Dutch kern(e), keerne; German Kern or Yiddish kern ‘grain’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a farmer, or a nickname for a small person. As a Jewish surname, it is mainly ornamental. English: probably a metonymic occupational name for a maker or user of hand mills, from Old English cweorn ‘hand mill’, or a habitational name for someone from Kern in the Isle of Wight, named from this word.