Smallman History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Smallman family
The surname Smallman was first found in Herefordshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
Important Dates for the Smallman family
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Smallman Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Smallman, Smaleman and others.
Early Notables of the Smallman family (pre 1700)
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Smallman migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Typical Smallman Emigration from the United Kingdom to North America
Smallman Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- Edward Smallman who settled in New England in 1635
- Edward Smallman, aged 21, who landed in St Christopher in 1635 
Smallman Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- John Smallman who landed in America in 1762
Smallman migration to New Zealand
Emigration to New Zealand followed in the footsteps of the European explorers, such as Captain Cook (1769-70): first came sealers, whalers, missionaries, and traders. By 1838, the British New Zealand Company had begun buying land from the Maori tribes, and selling it to settlers, and, after the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840, many British families set out on the arduous six month journey from Britain to Aotearoa to start a new life. Early immigrants include:
Smallman Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
- Edwin Smallman, aged 24, a labourer, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Rooparell" in 1874
- Robert Smallman, aged 17, a labourer, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Rooparell" in 1874
Contemporary Notables of the name Smallman (post 1700)
- Andrew William "Andy" Smallman (b. 1963), American founder and director of Puget Sound Community School in Seattle, Washington
- Philip J. Smallman, American politician, Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 2004 
- Francis Joseph Bruce "Frank" Smallman (1869-1941), English professional footballer
- Greg Smallman, Australian classical guitar luthier, best-known for providing the Smallman guitar to classical guitarist John Williams
- Barry Granger Smallman, British Diplomatic Service, British High Commissioner of Bangladesh
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