Eggen Family History
Eggen Name Meaning
Dutch and North German: genitivized patronymic from a short form of Egbert . Swiss German: possibly of the same origin as 1 above but otherwise a topographic name a derivative of Eck Norwegian: habitational name from any of about 20 farms notably in Trøndelag so named with the definite singular form of egg ‘ridge edge’ (see Egge ).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press