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Zellner Surname Origin
(Origin Bavarian German) 1) Locality surname meaning lives near a shrine derived from the German noun 'zell' meaning small room or from the German noun 'selde' meaning small croft. 2) Occupational surname meaning toll collector or customs officer derived from the German noun 'zollner'
Surname Variations: Seldner, Sellner, Soldner, Sollner, Zelner, Zellner, Zoellner, Zollner
Zellner Surname Meaning and Family Facts
There is more to Zellner family history than the origin of your surname:
A Zellner Family History Thought:
'Every man is his own ancestor, and every man his own heir. He devises his own future, and he inherits his own past.' -- H. F. Hedge