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Where did the English Buhrman family come from? What is the English Buhrman family crest and coat of arms? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Buhrman family history?The Buhrman surname is derived from the Old English word "buhrmann," which denoted an inhabitant of a fortified town.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Burkman, Burman, Burmann, Buhrman, Buryman and others.
First found in Southern England, where an Edricus Buriman was on record in Hampshire in 1148. Other early records include Alexander Beriman, in Berkshire in 1176; and William Burman, on record in Gloucester in 1221 in the Assize rolls. A Burman family has long been established in neighboring Warwickshire.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Buhrman research. Another 207 words(15 lines of text) covering the years 1587, 1600, 1601, 1602, 1615, 1688, 1750, and 1784 are included under the topic Early Buhrman History in all our PDF Extended History products.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Thomas and Luce Burman, who came to Plymouth, MA in 1635; Rowland Burman, who received land in Virginia in 1638; Jno. Burman, who received a land patent in Virginia in 1662.
The Buhrman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Buhrman Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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