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Where did the German Schluterman family come from? What is the German Schluterman family crest and coat of arms? When did the Schluterman family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Schluterman family history?The name Schluterman derived from the Middle Low German term "schlütter" meaning "doorkeeper." It is supposed that the name was originally occupational for the keeper of the supplies of a large household.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Schluder,Slutter,Schlutt,Schlutter, Schluther,Schluterman,Sluter,Sluyter,Schluether,Schluetter and many more.
First found in Bremen, where Henrich Sclutere was the first of the name on record, in 1311. Other early records include Johann Sluthere, who lived in Luebeck in 1344 and Frederic Slutere, who was Lord Mayor of Quedlinburg in 1349.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Schluterman research. Another 77 words(6 lines of text) covering the years 1664, 1714, 1406 and 1711 are included under the topic Early Schluterman History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 81 words(6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Schluterman Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Schluterman Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Schluterman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Schluterman 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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