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Where did the German Rahm family come from? What is the German Rahm family crest and coat of arms? When did the Rahm family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Rahm family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Rahn, Raphan, Rahon, Raphan and others.
First found in Hamburg, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation which would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, each playing a significant role in the local social and political affairs is also connected to several place names in the Holstein region. The nobility of the name were also held in Denmark.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rahm research. Another 117 words(8 lines of text) covering the years 1622 and 1676 are included under the topic Early Rahm History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 47 words(3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Rahm Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Rahm Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century
Rahm Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Rahm Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rahm 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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