Marken Family History
Marken Name Meaning
Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named from Old Norse mǫrk ‘forest pasture’ or mark ‘field land’. Swedish (mainly Markén): ornamental name from mark ‘land’ + the adjectival suffix -én/-en a derivative of Latin -enius ‘relating to’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press