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Where did the Dutch Dingman family come from? What is the Dutch Dingman family crest and coat of arms? When did the Dingman family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Dingman family history?The surname Dingman may come from the Middle Low German surname Dinger, which was derived from the Old High German word "dinc" meaning "judicial trial or hearing." The name may also have originated with the place names Ding or Dingen.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Dingman, Dingeman, Dingermann, Dingmans, Dingemans and many more.
First found in Westphalia, a region in western Germany which borders the Netherlands. In Frankfurt, Mecze uff dem Dingreyne was recorded in 1347.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Dingman research. Another 198 words(14 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Dingman History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 30 words(2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Dingman Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Dingman Settlers in the United States in the 17th Century
- Adam Dingman, who landed in New Netherland(s) in 1620-1664
- Adam Dingman and his family, who immigrated to New Netherland in 1653
- Craig Allen Dingman (b. 1974), American relief pitcher in Major League Baseball
- Dean Dingman, former All-American offensive guard
- Katherine Dingman (b. 1964), American professional wrestler and valet
- Michael David Dingman (b. 1931), American international investor, businessman and philanthropist
- Maurice John Dingman (1914-1992), American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church
- Chris Dingman, professional hockey player
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The Dingman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Dingman 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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