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Holm History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms


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Early Origins of the Holm family


The surname Holm was first found in Prussia, where the name emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.

Early History of the Holm family


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Another 100 words (7 lines of text) covering the year 1781 is included under the topic Early Holm History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Holm Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Holmholt, Holmholdt, Holm, Holms, Holmsholt, Holmskiold, Holmshold and many more.

Early Notables of the Holm family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Holm family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Holm Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John Campanius Holm, who landed in Delaware in 1643 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Holm Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Benjamin Holm, who arrived in America in 1716 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Anna Maria Holm, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1786-1808 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Christian Holm, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1798 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Holm Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Gustaf Holm, aged 47, who landed in New Orleans, La in 1826 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Gustavus Holm, aged 45, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1826 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Curstine Holm, aged 14, who arrived in New Bedford, Massachusetts in 1840 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Mathilda Holm, aged 18, who landed in New Bedford, Massachusetts in 1840 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Corl Holm, who landed in Texas in 1850-1906 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Holm Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Oscar Holm, who arrived in Alabama in 1913 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Klaus Holm, who arrived in Alabama in 1925 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Holm Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Donald Holm, aged 19, who arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Nabob"
  • Isabella Holm, aged 23, a domestic servant, who arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Nabob"

Contemporary Notables of the name Holm (post 1700)


  • Eleanor G. Holm (1913-2004), American Olympic champion swimmer [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Eleanor Holm. (Retrieved 2011, February 7) Eleanor Holm. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eleanor_Holm
  • Celeste Holm (b. 1917), Oscar winning American stage, film, and television actress [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Celeste Holm. (Retrieved 2011, February 7) Celeste Holm. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Celeste_Holm
  • Richard Holm (1912-1988), German operatic tenor
  • Mogens Winkel Holm (1936-1999), Danish composer born in Copenhagen
  • Stefan Christian Holm (b. 1976), retired Swedish Olympic gold medal high jumper
  • Sonia Holm (b. 1920), British film actress
  • Sir Ian Holm CBE (b. 1931), award-winning English stage and screen actor made a CBE in 1990 and a Knight Bachelor in 1998
  • Jacob Holm Lupo (b. 1971), Norwegian guitarist, composer and producer

Historic Events for the Holm family



HMAS Sydney II

  • Mr. Clarence Kenneth Asby Holm (1920-1941), Australian Able Seaman from Footscray, Victoria, Australia, who sailed into battle aboard HMAS Sydney II and died in the sinking [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    HMAS Sydney II, Finding Sydney Foundation - Roll of Honour. (Retrieved 2014, April 24) . Retrieved from http://www.findingsydney.com/roll.asp

RMS Titanic

  • Mr. Johan Fredrik Alexander Holm (d. 1912), aged 43, Swedish Third Class passenger from Karlshamn, Blekinge who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and died in the sinking [5]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Titanic Passenger List - Titanic Facts. (Retrieved 2016, July 13) . Retrieved from http://www.titanicfacts.net/titanic-passenger-list.html

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ Eleanor Holm. (Retrieved 2011, February 7) Eleanor Holm. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eleanor_Holm
  3. ^ Celeste Holm. (Retrieved 2011, February 7) Celeste Holm. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Celeste_Holm
  4. ^ HMAS Sydney II, Finding Sydney Foundation - Roll of Honour. (Retrieved 2014, April 24) . Retrieved from http://www.findingsydney.com/roll.asp
  5. ^ Titanic Passenger List - Titanic Facts. (Retrieved 2016, July 13) . Retrieved from http://www.titanicfacts.net/titanic-passenger-list.html


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