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Where did the English Urman family come from? What is the English Urman family crest and coat of arms? When did the Urman family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Urman family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Sermon, Sirmon, Surman, Surmon, Sirman, Serman and others.
First found in Hertfordshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The question of whether this relates to a preacher or a knight is still unresolved. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1312 when Richard and Ralph Sermoner held estates in that shire.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Urman research. Another 263 words(19 lines of text) covering the years 1220, 1269, 1455, and 1487 are included under the topic Early Urman History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Urman Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Edward Sermon, who arrived in Maryland in 1662; Edward Serman, who settled in Virginia sometime between 1663 and 1679; Elizabeth Sermon, who settled in Maryland in 1681.
The Urman Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Urman 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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